Overall: 6 7/8 x 1 3/8 x 1 in. ( 17.5 x 3.5 x 2.5 cm )
engraved: on the handle: "LD" in script
stamped on the underside of the handle: anchor in a circle, star in a circle, bust in an oval, "C. G." in a rectangle
Silver teaspoon with a downturned fiddle handle with shell decoration and the engraved initials "LD" in script; flared shoulders and a pointed oval bowl with a broad drop; maker's marks stamped on the underside of the handle.
John R. McGrew, Manufacturers' Marks on American Coin Silver (Hanover, PA: Argyros Publications, 2004), p. 68.
Gift of Miss Nora Durand Woodman
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