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Pewter spoon

Object Number: 
1921.26f
Date: 
1750-1800
Medium: 
Pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 1/2 x 1 1/2 in. ( 19 x 3.8 cm )
Description: 
Pewter spoon; scratches on interior of bowl.
Gallery Label: 
This spoon was found in 1920 during subway excavations at Broad and Front Streets in lower Manhattan.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Maurice Blumenthal
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group