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Teaspoon

about 1860
Towle & Jones (1857–1873)


Object Place: Newburyport, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

3.5 x 15.7 cm (1 3/8 x 6 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1990.219

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware

Fiddle-shaped stem with upturned end and scrolled bright-cut engraving surrounding a reserve, no shoulder and egg-shaped bowl.

Inscription

"B" in gothic-style lettering on the front of the stem in a reserve at the top.

Markings

"A.F. Towle & Son" in uppercase letters struck incuse and "Coin" in uppercase letters stamped on the back of the stem.

Credit Line

Gift of Margret Craver Withers