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Mustard spoon

Maker:
W. E., London (ca. 1826)
Date:
1826–27
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver, parcel-gilt
Dimensions:
Length: 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Samuel P. Avery, 1897
Accession Number:
97.2.189
Not on view
Marking: [1] Lion passant (English quality mark for sterling);
[2] Leopard's head (London assay office mark));
[3] King's head to right (duty mark);
[4] London date letter for 1826–27;
[5] W E in oblong (maker's mark).

Location of marks:
On underside
Mrs. Samuel P. Avery (until 1897; to MMA)
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