Tablespoon

Object Number: 
1956.189
Date: 
ca. 1830
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 x 2 x 1 1/4 in. ( 22.9 x 5.1 x 3.2 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the handle: "TCVW" in script stamped: on the underside of the handle: "W. I. TENNEY" in a serrated rectangle, "N.Y" in a serrated rectangle, anchor, fish and star in ovals
Description: 
silver tablespoon with a downturned fiddle handle with a short splayed midrib on the underside and the engraved initials, "TCVW" in script on the front; flared shoulders and a pointed oval bowl with a broad drop; maker's marks stamped on the underside of the handle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Louise Maunsell Field & Mrs. E. Kennett Drisler
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group