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Salt spoon

Object Number: 
1951.293
Date: 
ca. 1840
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 7/8 x 1 x 3/8 in. ( 9.8 x 2.5 x 1 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on the underside of the handle: "F. LOCKWOOD" in a rectangle
Description: 
silver salt spoon with a downturned fiddle handle with a short splayed midrib on the underside, flared shoulders and a horizontal elliptical bowl; maker's mark stamped on the underside of the handle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Goodhue Livingston
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group