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Spoon

Maker:
Henricus Boelen (1697–1755)
Date:
ca. 1730
Geography:
Made in New York, New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
L. 8 in. (20.3 cm)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Edith Holden, 1967
Accession Number:
67.53.3
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: inscribed on the back of tip: A [pellet] V [pellet] W

Marking: marked in shaped shield above drop on the back of stem: H B [conjoined]
Antoinette Van Der Bergh, Kingston, New York, by 1710; descended in the family; Edith Holden, Greenwich, Connecticut, until died 1967
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