John W. Forbes (American, 1781–1864)
Object Place: New York, New York
Overall: 22.9 x 4.4 cm (9 x 1 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Oval spoon bowl with point and flat rim. Flaring handle with rounded top. Joint between bowl and handle is articulated with 2 pointed, intersecting engraved lines. Top of handle engraved with elispe surrounding initials: “LF”. Engraved on back of handle, near top: “C.T.E” in script. Mark on back of handle, middle:”I (dot) W (dot) F” in a rectangle.
Top of handle engraved with elispe surrounding initials: "LF". Engraved on back of handle, near top: "C.T.E" in script.
Mark on back of handle, middle:"I (dot) W (dot) F" 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