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Spoon

Maker:
Leonhard Rothaer I (working 1671–90)
Date:
late 17th century
Culture:
German, Hamburg
Medium:
Silver gilt
Dimensions:
Overall: 7 1/8 × 2 1/4 in. (18.1 × 5.7 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1913
Accession Number:
13.42.140
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 533
Inscription: Pricked on back of bowl: Peter Kühlter

Engraved on back of bowl: J..J..

Marking: [1] Hamburg town mark, late 17th century;
[2] fleur de lis, with initials [?] R above (maker's mark for Leonhard Rothaer, working 1671–90)
George S. Palmer , New York (until 1913; sold to MMA)
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