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Egg spoon

Maker:
Peter Bateman (active 1790–1815, died 1825)
Maker:
Ann Bateman (active 1791–1805, died before 1813)
Date:
1795–96
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Length: 4 5/8 in. (11.7 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Samuel P. Avery, 1897
Accession Number:
97.2.192
Not on view
Marking: [1] Lion passant (English quality mark for sterling);
[2] King's head to right (duty mark);
[3] London date letter for 1795–96;
[4] P B / A B (maker's mark for Peter and Ann Bateman, entered 1791).
Mrs. Samuel P. Avery (until 1897; to MMA)
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