Henry C. Porter & Co. (active about 1830)
Object Place: New York, New York, United States
4.9 x 22.5 cm (1 15/16 x 8 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This spoon has a fiddle-shaped stem with a flower basket pattern and a downturned end. It has pointed shoulders with beveled edges and an egg-shaped bowl with a shell drop at the joint.
"SW" in script on front of the stem across the top.
"H. Porter & Co." stamped in upper and lower case letters on the back of the stem.
June 1, 1922, gift in the name of Sarah Oliver Brown (through Mrs. Henry H. Sherman) to MFA.
Gift in the name of Sarah Oliver Brown