One of three tablespoons
Joseph Richardson, Jr. (American, about 1752–1831)
Object Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Overall: 22.9 cm (9 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This spoon has a curved handle with a pendent floral design. It also has a rounded drop on oval bowl, very worn.
HMC engraved on handle.
J(dot)R in rectangle twice on back of handle
March 15, 1939, lent by Dr. George Clymer to MFA; by inheritance to his wife, Mrs. George Clymer; October 11, 1956, gift of Mrs. Clymer to MFA.
Gift in memory of Dr. George Clymer by his wife, Mrs. Clymer