Overall: 12 1/4 x 4 1/8 x 3 in. ( 31.1 x 10.5 x 7.6 cm )
engraved: on the handle: "MAB" superimposed
stamped: on the underside of the stem: "* F & H *"
Silver ladle with down-turned, pointed-end handle decorated with foliate and geometric decoration and framed with Vitruvian scroll; handle engraved with cipher "MAB" in Gothic-style characters; deep, horizontal elliptical bowl is gilded on both obverse and reverse; makers' hallmark stamped on the underside of handle.
Gift of Mr. Dudley Davis in memory of his mother Marie Antoinette Baker Davis
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