Coffee spoon

Title:
Coffee spoon
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/8 x 3/4 x 1/2 in. ( 10.5 x 1.9 x 1.3 cm )
Description: 
silver coffee spoon with an upturned , pierced and threaded pointed handle with an elongated shell tip; all over pierced foliate design through the handle, engraved scrolls on the stem and a pointed oval, gilt bowl; maker's marks stamped on the underside of the handle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Louise Stafford Gilder
Object Number: 
INV.14474
Marks: 
stamped: on the underside of the handle: "W" in a circle besides a lion and dragon headed griffin, "STERLING"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group