Tablespoon

Object Number: 
1941.954c
Date: 
ca. 1845
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 1/2 x 1 3/4 x 1 1/4 in. ( 21.6 x 4.4 x 3.2 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the handle: "HMW" in script stamped: on the underside of the stem: "GELSTON & TREADWELL" in a rectangle
Description: 
silver tablespoon with an upturned fiddle thread handle with a short mid rib on the front and the engraved initials, "HMW" in script; flared shoulders and a pointed oval bowl; makers' marks stamped on the underside of the stem.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Adelaide Milton de Groot
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group