Tablespoon

Object Number: 
1943.354
Date: 
ca. 1820
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 3/4 x 1 7/8 x 1 1/4 in. ( 24.8 x 4.8 x 3.2 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the handle: "JR" in script stamped: on the underside of the handle: "W. BESSAC" in a rectangle
Description: 
silver tablespoon with a downturned fiddle handle engraved, "JR" in script; pointed shoulders and a pointed oval bowl; maker's marks stamped on the underside of the handle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Misses Mary L. & Ellen D. Constant
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group