Teaspoon (one of five)

Augustus Rogers (active 1830–1871)


Object Place: New York or Boston, United States

Dimensions

15.4 x 3 cm (6 1/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.40.44

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware

This spoon has a tipped fiddle stem with an upturned end, a rounded shoulder, and an egg-shaped bowl.

Inscription

"ELB" in script laterally on the front of the stem.

Markings

"A. Rogers" in uppercase letters stamped in a rectangle and "1" struck incuse on the back of the shoulder.

Provenance

April 11, 1940, annonymous gift to MFA in honor of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour (1883-1914).

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour (1833-1914)