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Ladle

Ladle
Title
Ladle
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 )
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
Object Number 
1942.270
Marks 
engraved: on the handle: "Mc. Martin" in script stamped: on the underside of the handle: "J & I C & C" in a serrated rectangle
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group