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Teaspoon (one of a pair)

1800–20
James (John) Ridgway (1780–1851)


Dimensions

2.8 x 14.7 cm (1 1/8 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.1406

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware

Coffin-fiddleback handle with squared shoulders and pointed oval bowl.

Inscription

Engraved "JMG" in feathered script on top of handle.

Markings

Marked "J. RIDGWAY" in Roman capitals in rectangle on back of handle.

Provenance

Lent by Dr. Samuel A. Green, Feb. 21, 1910.

Credit Line

Bequest of Dr. Samuel A. Green