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Coffee spoon

Object Number: 
INV.14286c
Date: 
ca. 1878
Medium: 
Silver, gilt
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/4 x 7/8 x 3/8 in. ( 10.8 x 2.2 x 1 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the handle: "S" in gothic script stamped: on the underside of the handle: lion passant, anchor, and a gothic "G," "PAT. 78" and "STERLING"
Description: 
Silver gilt coffee spoon in Gorham Hindostanee pattern with upturned oval handle-end decorated with scrolled border, and scroll and shell decoration; engraved initial, "S" in gothic character; pointed oval bowl is gilded and has bright-cut decoration; maker's hallmarks stamped on the underside of the handle.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group