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Mustard spoon

Maker:
John Emes (active 1796–1808)
Date:
1797
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Length: 4 in. (10.2 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Suzanne de Peyster and Valerie de Peyster, 1997
Accession Number:
1997.489.18
Not on view
Inscription: Engraved on end of handle: [monogram] F A D P

Marking: [1] B (London date letter for 1797);
[2] JE (maker's mark for John Emes, entered 1796);
[3] King's head (duty mark);
[4] Lion passant (English quality mark for sterling).

Location of marks:
On back
Suzanne de Peyster ; and Valerie de Peyster (until 1997; to MMA)
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