Caddy Spoon

English (London)
1789–90
Marked by Hester Bateman (1708–1794)


Object Place: Europe, London, England

Dimensions

L. 8 cm (3 1/8 in.); Diam of bowl 3.7 cm (1 7/16 in.); Weight: 8.5 gm (2 dwt)

Accession Number

33.190

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

The spoon, fabricated from sheet, has a broad fluted bowl and a short curved stem with a bright-cut border and medallion.

Markings

On back of stem, lion passant; date letter o; sovereign's head; maker's mark HB (Grimwade 961)

Provenance

Anonymous Gift to the MFA in Memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour (1833-1914). (Accession Date: March 2, 1933)

Credit Line

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