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Folding spoon

Date:
late 18th century
Culture:
German
Medium:
Silver (bowl and shank); steel gilt (handle)
Dimensions:
7 1/2 in. (19.1 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Samuel P. Avery, 1897
Accession Number:
97.2.119
Not on view
Marking: (on bowl) twice: fragmentary master's mark in heart-shaped or trefoiled stamp C F impossible to determine for lack of first initial.
Mrs. Samuel P. Avery (until 1897; to MMA)
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