Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Marrow (?) spoon

Date:
first half 18th century
Culture:
German, Augsburg
Medium:
Silver gilt
Dimensions:
Length: 5 5/8 in. (14.3 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Samuel P. Avery, 1897
Accession Number:
97.2.196
Not on view
Marking: [1] Roman capital F crowned with pinecone (Augsburg town mark for 1743–45;
[2] indecipherable maker's mark;
[3] Roman capital A in framed rhomb (Vienna guarentee of old silver, 1806–07)
Mrs. Samuel P. Avery (until 1897; to MMA)
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