Teaspoon (one of a pair)
Zachariah Brigden (American, 1734–1787)
Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
3.2 x 14.5 cm (1 1/4 x 5 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Pair of spoons having round, upturned handle with mid-rib on front, and elliptical bowls having a drop with finely modeled twelve-lobed shell pattern on back. Some nicks to edge of bowls.
Each spoon is stamped "Z. Brigden" in italics within a shaped cartouche on back of stem.
Purchased by Dr. Arthur DuBois Brundidge, a silver collector of Walden, later Northport, New York; died Albuquerque, New Mexico about 1981. To his sisters, Mrs. Pauline Brundidge Feinberg and Miss Louise Brundidge, the donors.
A gift from the collection of Dr. Arthur DuBois Brundidge, Walden N.Y., and Northport, N.Y.