Teaspoon

English (London)
about 1770
Possibly by John Scofield (first mark entered 1776)


Object Place: Europe, London, England

Dimensions

2.5 x 12.1 cm (1 x 4 3/4 in.) Weight: 14.2 gm (9 dwt)

Accession Number

64.924

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

The forged teaspoon has a shallow oval bowl with a picture back depicting a ship in full sail and a plain stem with an upturned Hanoverian end.

Inscription

Engraved on the back, end of the handle, "D / N A".

Markings

On back of stem, maker's mark JS (Grimwade 3709); lion passant.

Provenance

Bequest of Maxim Karolik, June 8, 1964

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik