Olive spoon/spear

1876
Manufactured by Gorham Manufacturing Company (active 1865–1961)


Object Place: Providence, Rhode Island

Dimensions

Overall: 3.2 x 29.8 cm (1 1/4 x 11 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1003

Medium or Technique

Silver, gilding

On View

Robert P. and Carol T. Henderson Gallery (Gallery 228)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware

Pattern no. 267

Markings

Stamped into back of stem: 3 marks: "[lion][anchor][G]"; "STERLING"; "267"

Provenance

2010, year-end gift of V. Stephen Vaughan, Chelsea, MA to the MFA. (Accession date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of V. Stephen Vaughan in memory of his friend, Marie-Louise Fredyma