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Spoon

French (Strasbourg)
1680–90
Henoch Brunn (or Braun) ((master in 1654)), Formerly attributed to Unidentified artist (Swedish)


Object Place: Europe, Strasbourg, France

Dimensions

Weight: 1.5 oz., 18.4 cm (0.09 lb., 7 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1993.432.1

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

A silver-gilt rat-tailed spoon, dog-nosed, engraved overall with scrolling foliage

Inscription

maker's mark IE conjoined B

Provenance

Elizabeth Parke Firestone (1897-1990) and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. (1898-1973), Akron, OH and Newport, RI; 1993; gift of the Estate of Elizabeth Parke Firestone and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. (Accession date: May 26, 1993)

Credit Line

Elizabeth Parke Firestone and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. Collection