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Ladle

Maker:
John Burger (active ca. 1786–1807)
Date:
1790–1800
Geography:
Made in New York, New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: L. 13 7/8 in. (35.2 cm); 5 oz. 12 dwt. (174.1 g) Bowl: Diam. 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Miss Annie-May Hegeman, 1928
Accession Number:
28.94.3
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: engraved on front of handle in interlaced script: PRH

Marking: marked on on back of handle in script: Burger (in shaped surround)
Petrus and Rosetta Hegeman; their great-granddaughter, Mrs. Annie-May Hegeman, Washington, D. C., until 1928
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