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Spoon

Maker:
Christian Winter (1661–1737, master 1694)
Date:
1700–1705
Culture:
German, Augsburg
Medium:
Silver, parcel gilt
Dimensions:
Overall: 6 1/4 × 1 9/16 in. (15.9 × 4 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Samuel P. Avery, 1897
Accession Number:
97.2.84
Not on view
Marking: [1] pinecone (Augsburg town mark, probably the one in use from 1700–1705);
[2] Roman capitals CW within an oval (cameo) (maker's mark of Christian Winter 1661–1737, master 1694).

Location of marks:
[1] On the back of the bowl on the right side of the rat tail.
[2] On the back of the bowl on the left side of the rat tail.
Mrs. Samuel P. Avery (until 1897; to MMA)
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