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Caddy spoon

Maker:
William Fearn (active 1769–1824)
Maker:
George Smith III (active 1774–90)
Date:
1794–95
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver, parcel gilt
Dimensions:
Length: 3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Samuel P. Avery, 1897
Accession Number:
97.2.185
Not on view
Marking: [1] Lion passant (English quality mark for sterling);
[2] King's head (duty mark);
[3] t (London date letter for 1794–95);
[4] G [?] / W F (probably maker's mark for George Smith and William Fearn, entered 1786).
Mrs. Samuel P. Avery (until 1897; to MMA)
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