Spoon

Object Number: 
1950.136
Date: 
1700-1800
Medium: 
Pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/8 x 1 7/8 x 7/8 in. ( 15.6 x 4.8 x 2.2 cm )
Marks: 
engraved on side of bowl: "1630"
Description: 
Cast pewter spoon with a narrow stem handle and ovoid bowl.
Gallery Label: 
This spoon was dug up in Plymouth, Massachusetts in 1834. It belonged to Rebecca Austin, a direct descendent of Miles Standish and a relative of the donor.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Jane Austin
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group