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Funeral Spoon

Date:
ca. 1700
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
L. 7 5/8 in. (19.4 cm)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Radcliffe Heermance, 1955
Accession Number:
55.31.3
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: engraved on the back of handle: Marg[ari]ta Schuyler [died]...Jan. 1710 /11 aet. 83

Marking: marked in conforming reserve on the back of handle: K
Margarita Schuyler, until died ca. 1710; descended in the Schuyler family; Radcliffe Heermance, Princeton, New Jersey, until 1985
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