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Spoon

Maker:
Johann Christoph Treffler I (ca. 1652–1722, master ca. 1680)
Date:
1712–15
Culture:
German, Augsburg
Medium:
Silver gilt
Dimensions:
7 1/4 x 1 5/8 in. (18.4 x 4.1 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Samuel P. Avery, 1897
Accession Number:
97.2.58
Not on view
Marking: [1] pinecone within an oval, Augsburg town mark, in use between 1712-1715. (See Seling, Augsburger Goldschmiede, 1980, p. 23, no. 174);
[2] Roman capitals I C over T within a rectangle with rounded corners (cameo), maker's mark of Johann Christoph I Treffler, ca. 1652-1722, master ca. 1680, (Seling, 1980, p. 246, no. 1773 n)
Mrs. Samuel P. Avery (until 1897; to MMA)
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