Spoon mold

Spoon mold
Title
Spoon mold
Date 
1750-1800
Medium 
Brass
Dimensions 
Overall: 8 1/8 x 2 x 2 in. ( 20.6 x 5.1 x 5.1 cm )
Description 
Brass mold for pewter spoons; cast with oval bowl with rat-tail drop and rounded, flat-ended handle with mid-rib on obverse; square knobs on outside of mold, and spout at tip of bowl.
Credit Line 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Object Number 
1927.47ab
Gallery Label 
The donor purchased this mold from a Mr. Sauer, who had bought it from a dealer in Connecticut.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group