Overall: 8 7/8 x 1 7/8 x 3/8 in. ( 22.5 x 4.8 x 1 cm )
engraved: on the handle: "VW" in script besides, "1822"
engraved: interior of the bowl: "CWB/ 1895" in script
stamped: on the underside of the handle: "F. MARQUAND" in roman letters in a rectangle besides a lion passant, a bust and "G"
silver tablespoon, downturned fiddle handle with shell decoration, flared shoulders and an oval pointed bowl with a rounded drop and outlined shell on the back; handle engraved, "VW" in script besides, "1822;" interior of the bowl engraved, "CWB/ 1895" in script; maker's makers stamped on the underside of the handle.
Gift of Mr. Hugh P. Brinton
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