Object Place: Gardner, Massachusetts, United States
3.5 x 17.1 cm (1 3/8 x 6 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The straight-handle spoon has engraved lines that follow and outline the contours of its handles. The arrow-shaped end is pierced to enclose an engraved bunch of grapes.
“Stone [with profile of incuse chasing hammer across St] / STERLING / B [sideways]” struck on back of handle.
Arthur and Elizabeth Bent Stone estate to their companion Annie E. Priest; by descent to Alma Bent, Stone’s cousin, from whom the Museum purchased the piece.
Seth K. Sweetser Fund