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Marrow scoop

Object Number: 
1939.140
Date: 
1827/28
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 7/8 x 7/8 x 7/8 in. ( 22.5 x 2.2 x 2.2 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on the underside of teh stem: "ME/ ME" in a rectangle, lion passant in a cartouche, leopard's head in a shield, "m" in a cartouche, king's bust in an oval
Description: 
silver marrow scoop with a thin threaded stem with each end channeled in the form of a long narrow scoop in two widths; larger channeled end with flared shoulders and a shell drop; maker's mark stamped on the underside of the stem.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lena Cadwalader Evans
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group