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Spoon

Dutch (Harlingen)
about 1800
Mark ascribed to Harmanus Johannes Videlius (Dutch, 1720 - 1774)


Object Place: Holland

Dimensions

17.5 cm (6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

95.1143

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

Oval bowl; chiselled rat-tail handle, twisted and knotted, ending in a female figure holding a mirror (Prudentia or Ammaestramento?).

Inscription

Insription around edge of bowl: "Cornelis Freerks Den 9 Augstus Anno 1741." In center of the back of the bowl: "Jan. Cornelis de Groot geboren de Juny 1800"

Markings

Mark: H V (Harmanus Johannes Videlius)

Credit Line

Bequest of James W. Paige