Soup ladle

Object Number: 
1984.65
Date: 
1845-1899
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 13 x 4 1/4 x 2 1/2 in. ( 33 x 10.8 x 6.4 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the handle: "GB" in script stamped: on the underside of the handle: "+ W&H" incuse
Description: 
Silver soup ladle with down-turned threaded handle-end decorated with foliate and scroll ornament and engraved initials "G B" in foliate script characters; deep horizonal elliptical bowl with foliate drop at reverse; makers' hallmarks stamped along handle underside.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Noel F. Bowers
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group