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Spoon

about 1825
Maker R.L.G. (born in 1819)


Object Place: Charleston, SC, United States

Dimensions

3.3 x 15.4 cm (1 5/16 x 6 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

1993.116

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware

Slightly downturned fiddle-back handle with short midrib on back, egg-shaped oval bowl with pointed shoulders.

Inscription

Engraved "JHB" in conjoined feathered script on top of handle.

Markings

Stamped "R[pellet]L[pellet]G" in Roman capitals in a rectangle on back of handle.

Credit Line

Gift of Ada Belle Winthrop-King