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Spoon

Date:
2nd–4th century
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: 7 1/2 x 1 3/16 x 9/16 in. (19 x 3 x 1.5 cm) shovel: 1 3/16 x 1/4 x 1 3/4 in. (3 x 0.7 x 4.4 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Samuel P. Avery, 1897
Accession Number:
97.2.126
Not on view
Inscription: (in bowl) VELLIANE VIVAS [trans. "Live forever, Vellian"]
Mrs. Samuel Putnam Avery(until 1897)
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