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about 1825
William Miller (American, 1850–1923), Other artist Maker R.L.G. (born in 1819)


Object Place: Charleston, South Carolina, United States

Dimensions

4.4 x 22.4 cm (1 3/4 x 8 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1993.117

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware

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

Inscription

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

Markings

Stamped "W. MILLER" in incuse and serpantine Roman capitals, and "R[pellet]L[pellet]G" in Roman capitals in a rectangle on back of handle.

Credit Line

Gift of Ada Belle Winthrop-King