Spoon (one of a pair)

1826–40
Charles Reeve (American, active about 1826–1840)


Object Place: Newburgh, New York

Dimensions

Overall: 8.9 x 2.5 cm (3 1/2 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

2004.656

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware

Round spoon bowl with square neck (with rounded edges). Narrow handle flares out to a rounded rectangular top. Engraved with initials on top of handle: “JF” in script. Joint between bowl and handle is not articulated. One mark: “C.REEVE” in a scalloped-edged rectangle. One of a pair.

Inscription

Engraved with initials on top of handle: "JF" in script.

Markings

One mark: "C.REEVE" in a scalloped-edged rectangle.

Provenance

Spoon collection of Mr. and Mrs. Gerald W. Rothschild, Fayetteville, NY

Credit Line

The Estelle S. and Harris A. Solomon Collection—Gift of their daughter Carol Soloman Rothschild