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Tablespoon (one of a pair)

about 1800
Seril Dodge (American, died in 1802)


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Overall: 23 cm (9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

31.423

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware

This spoon has a deep egg-shape bowl and a single drop handle with an engraved border.

Inscription

A. L in oval (Abigail Leonard 1769-1859)

Markings

S DODGE in serrated rectangle, a stamped star on either side

Provenance

March 30, 1911, lent by Mr. and Mrs. Henry W. Cunningham to MFA; June 9, 1931, bequest of Henry W. Cunningham to MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Henry W. Cunningham