Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Set of three spoons

Date:
1691–97
Culture:
French, Paris
Medium:
Silver gilt
Dimensions:
Each, L. 5 in. (12.7 cm.)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Catherine D. Wentworth, 1948
Accession Number:
48.187.339-341
Not on view
Marking: [1] Crowned fleur-de-lis, 2 grains de remède, P below (incomplete maker's mark)
[2] A between two halves of fleur-de-lis (incomplete Paris discharge mark for medium-sized silver not previously stamped with a charge mark, 1691-97)

Location of marks: both on back of each handle
Catherine D. Wentworth (until 1948; to MMA)
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