Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Caddy spoon

Maker:
Possibly by Peter Bateman (active 1790–1815, died 1825)
Maker:
Possibly by Ann Bateman (active 1791–1805, died before 1813)
Date:
1802–3 or 1824–25
Culture:
British, London or Chester
Medium:
Silver, parcel-gilt
Dimensions:
3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Samuel P. Avery, 1897
Accession Number:
97.2.188
Not on view
Inscription: Monogram M H.

Marking: [1] Lion passant;
[2] King's head to right;
[3] Roman capital F in chamfered square, date letter for Chester? 1802-03 or 1824-25;
[4] P B (?), A B(?) below, in square, maker's mark for Peter and Ann Bateman (?)
Mrs. Samuel P. Avery (until 1897; to MMA)
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