Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Ball-topped spoon

Date:
mid-19th century
Culture:
possibly Swedish
Medium:
Silver, parcel-gilt
Dimensions:
Length: 6 5/8 in. (16.8 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Samuel P. Avery, 1897
Accession Number:
97.2.108
Not on view
Inscription: Scratched: 1650 Paris Ex 89 Swedish

Engraved on back: [monogram] H.M.S.
Mrs. Samuel P. Avery (until 1897; to MMA)
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