Marked by Lawrence Coles
Object Place: Europe, London, England
L. 19.7 cm (7 3/4 in.); W. of base 4.8 cm (1 7/8 in.); Weight 56.7 gm (1 oz 19 dwt)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The spoon has a deep oval bowl, a ridged rat tail, and a flattened stem with a trefid terminus. The bowl and stem of the spoon are forged from a single piece.
Engraved on back of stem near terminus, EH over EE, Aug 22, 1693
On back of stem, maker's mark LC crowned a pellet between and a crescent between pellets below in a plain shield (Kent, 1981, p. 35); leopard's head crowned; lion passant; date letter Q
Anonymous Gift to the MFA in Memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour (1833-1914).
(Accession Date: March 2, 1933)
Anonymous gift in memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour (1833-1914)