Cheese scoop

Object Number: 
INV.14540b
Date: 
ca. 1910
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 3/4 x 3/4 x 1/2 in. ( 12.1 x 1.9 x 1.3 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the underside of the handle: "E/ G/ W" in script stamped: on the underside of the handle: "STERLING 925/ 1000 FINE JENKINS & JENKINS INC."
Description: 
Cast silver cheese scoop with a downturned handle all over repoussé chased with a floral pattern on the front and engraved, "E/ G/ W" in script; curved, spear-shaped bowl with a chamfered base; makers' marks stamped on the blades.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Louise S. Gilder, 12/14/73
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group