Julius Hollister (American, 1818–1905)
Object Place: Hartford, Connecticut
Overall: 8.9 x 1.6 cm (3 1/2 x 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Rectangular shovel head with lightly raised sides at an angle. Edges on base of head are rounded. Baluster-shaped neck, narrow handle with quick flare into a reectangular handle top, rounded top edge and slightly creased, pinched top. Engraved on top of handle: “IM Peck” (?). Two marks: “J. HOLLISTER” in a rectangle, and “PURE COIN” in a rectangle.
Engraved on top of handle: "IM Peck" (?).
Two marks: "J. HOLLISTER" in a rectangle, and "PURE COIN" in a rectangle.
Spoon collection of Mr. and Mrs. Gerald W. Rothschild, Fayetteville, NY
The Estelle S. and Harris A. Solomon Collection—Gift of their daughter Carol Soloman Rothschild