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Medicine (?) spoon

Maker:
Possibly by Michael Lamb (master 1605)
Date:
17th century
Culture:
Austrian (Vienna)
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
6 1/8 in. (15.6 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Samuel P. Avery, 1897
Accession Number:
97.2.85
Not on view
Marking: [1] letter W between 2 pellets, surmounting shield charged with cross patty (Vienna, 1570 -1674; see Rosenberg, 1911, no. 5065);
[2] monogram (L.M.), maker's stamp
Mrs. Samuel P. Avery (until 1897; to MMA)
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