Overall: 4 3/8 x 7/8 x 5/8 in. ( 11.1 x 2.2 x 1.6 cm )
Spoon used on the steamer "B. B. Odell"; oval bowl with inscription engraved on interior; handle pierced at center, with roses in relief on either side and stamped inscription at end of obverse.
Purchase, James B. Wilbur Fund
engraved: on inside of bowl: ""B. B. ODELL," / 1911"
stamped: on end of handle, obverse side: "C. H. S. B. Co."
stamped: on reverse: "HOLMES & EDWARDS [in rectangle] XIV [in rectangle]"
The George W. Murdock Collection of Steamboat Artifacts
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