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Rattle spoon

Maker:
Hans Johansson Stadius (master 1713, working still in 1722)
Date:
1720
Culture:
Swedish (Karlskrona)
Medium:
Silver, parcel gilt
Dimensions:
4 7/8 x 2 3/8 in. (12.4 x 6 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1913
Accession Number:
13.42.146
Not on view
Marking: [1] Crown and reversed C's (Karlskrona town mark);
[2] Fleur de lis, incuse (Blekinges province mark);
[3] crowned V (Karlskrona date letter for 1720);
[4] H S, script, in oval (maker's mark for Hans Johansson Stadius, master in Karlskrona, 1713; worked there until 1722 and later at Kristianstad)

Location of marks: All on back of stem.
George S. Palmer (until 1913; sold to MMA)
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