Souvenir spoon

Object Number: 
INV.13999
Date: 
ca. 1901
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 3/4 x 7/8 x 1/2 in. ( 9.5 x 2.2 x 1.3 cm )
Marks: 
in relief: on inside of bowl: "PAN-AMERICAN / EXPOSITION / 1901" engraved: on back of bowl: "M.C.W. / From / K" in relief: on reverse of handle: "[star]S[star] STERLING PAT."
Description: 
Cast silver souvenir spoon with inscription, "PAN-AMERICAN EXPOSITION 1901," in relief on inside of bowl, and engraved inscription on reverse; handle with buffalo and full-length figure of a Native American man on obverse and view of Niagara Falls on reverse.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. John B. Morris, 1964
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group