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Figure-top spoon

Date:
late 17th century
Culture:
Swiss, Zurich
Medium:
Silver gilt
Dimensions:
6 in. (15.2 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Samuel P. Avery, 1897
Accession Number:
97.2.281
Not on view
Marking: [1] Roman capital Z, in square shield, divided bend-wise (Zurich town mark, 17th century).
[2] fleur-de-lis between letters D and H, in angular shield (Zurich master's mark, 1692). See Rosenberg, ed. 1911, no. 5778.
Mrs. Samuel P. Avery (until 1897; to MMA)
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