Tablespoons (2)

Object Number: 
1950.117ab
Date: 
ca. 1830
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
each overall: 8 3/4 x 1 7/8 x 1 1/8 in. ( 22.2 x 4.8 x 2.9 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on the undersides of the handles: "W * W" in a rectangle, "A" in a square, "B" in a square, "D" in a square, "N" in a square
Description: 
Pair of silver tablespoons with downturned fiddle handles engraved with the Beekman family crest, two wings addorsed on fess on an armor helmet; flared shoulders and pointed oval bowls with broad drops; maker's marks stamped on the undersides of the handles.
Credit Line: 
Permanent Loan of the Beekman Family Association
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group