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Crown-top spoon (one of three)

Date:
16th century
Culture:
Swedish
Medium:
Silver, parcel gilt
Dimensions:
4 3/8 in. (11.1 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Samuel P. Avery, 1897
Accession Number:
97.2.112
Not on view
Marking: Monogram RS in crowned or indented shield (no record found); also on face of stem a gammadion or fylfot scratched (probably a mark of ownership), and on back of bowl, initials A.O. rudely incised (some owner's)
Mrs. Samuel P. Avery (until 1897; to MMA)
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