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Ladle

Object Number: 
1942.270
Date: 
1831-1833
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 14 1/2 x 4 1/4 x 2 in. ( 36.8 x 10.8 x 5.1 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the handle: "Mc. Martin" in script stamped: on the underside of the handle: "J & I C & C" in a serrated rectangle
Description: 
silver ladle with a downturned fiddle handle with a short midrib on the underside and "Mc. Martin" engraved on the front; flared shoulders and a horizontal, elliptical bowl with a broad drop; makers' marks stamped on the underside of the handle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Harriet MacMartin Richards
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group