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Salt spoons

Object Number: 
INV.14517a-c
Date: 
ca. 1830-1850
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
each overall: 4 1/4 x 1 x 3/8 in. ( 10.8 x 2.5 x 1 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the handles: "ARW" in script stamped: on the undersides of the handles: "G W. WEBB" in a rectangle, "10.15" in a rectangle
Description: 
Three silver salt spoons with downturned fiddle handles engraved, "ARW" in script; pointed shoulders and shell bowls; maker's marks stamped on the undersides of the handles.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Louise Stafford Gilder
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group