Section of a spoon handle, Silver, French, Toulouse

Section of a spoon handle

Date:
1783
Culture:
French, Toulouse
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Length: 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Jacques Helft, 1939
Accession Number:
39.70.13
Not on view
Marking: [1] Indecipherable maker's mark
[2] Foliate script M (charge mark for gold and small silver, jurisdiction of Toulouse, 1780-Revolution)
[3] T O L, fleur-de-lis flanked by 2 pellets above, F flanked by 2 pellets below (Toulouse warden's mark, 1783)
[4] Boar's head (discharge mark of jurisdiction of Toulouse for large silver, 1780-Revolution)
Jacques Helft (until 1939; to MMA)