Requires Photography

Tablespoon (one of four)

about 1832
Seraphim Masi (active about 1832)


Object Place: Washington D.C., United States

Dimensions

22.22 cm (8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1993.112.4

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware

This spoon has a downturned fiddle handle decorated with a large scallop shell depending from tip. The spade shaped drop on the bowl is barely visible.

Markings

in rectangle: S.MASI [shield flanked by columns, C in octagonal cartouche, eagle or griffin

Provenance

March 24, 1993, gift of Ada Belle Winthrop-King

Credit Line

Gift of Ada Belle Winthrop-King