Strainer spoon

about 1760
W. P. (American)


Object Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 518

Dimensions

13.81 cm (5 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

57.184

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware

Inscription

Engraved "6 dwt" on back of handle at juncture between bowl and handle.

Markings

"W [pellet] P" within a rectangle twice on back of handle.

Provenance

Early history unknown; given to the Museum in 1957.

Credit Line

Gift of Edward P. Hamilton