Coffee spoons (4)

Object Number: 
1932.118a-d
Date: 
1793/94
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
each overall: 5 1/8 x 1 x 5/8 in. ( 13 x 2.5 x 1.6 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the handles: "EP" in script stamped: on the undersides of the handles: "GS/ WF" in a rectangle, lion passant, "S" in a rectangle, king's bust in an oval
Description: 
Four silver coffee spoons with downturned handles with short splayed midribs on the undersides and the engraved initials, "EP" in script on the fronts; pointed oval bowls with tipped drops; maker's marks stamped on the undersides of the handles.
Gallery Label: 
These coffee spoons belonged to Edward Plummer, a Quaker elder and a relation of the donor's family.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. George Edward Cornell
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group