Souvenir spoon

Object Number: 
1949.189
Date: 
1890-1920
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/4 x 1 1/8 x 5/8 in. ( 13.3 x 2.9 x 1.6 cm )
Marks: 
in relief: inside bowl: "DANBURY 1777" in relief: on obverse of handle: "WOOSTER" stamped: on reverse of handle: "STERLING" and "PAT. APL'D FOR / R. L. WILSON"
Description: 
Cast silver souvenir spoon with large Colonial period house above relief inscription, "DANBURY 1777," inside bowl; handle finial in the form of a male bust with "WOOSTER" in relief on base; molded eagle on shoulder.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Thomas O. Mabbott
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group