Teaspoon

Object Number: 
1962.2
Date: 
ca. 1835
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 x 1 1/8 x 3/4 in. ( 15.2 x 2.9 x 1.9 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the underside of the handle: "EM/ 1846" in script stamped: on the underside of the handle: "C & A. W. JOHNSON" incuse beside a bust, "G" and a lion passant in rectangles
Description: 
silver teaspoon with a downturned fiddle handle with basket decoration; engraved on the underside, "EM/ 1846" in script; flared shoulders and a pointed oval bowl with shell decoration; maker's marks stamped on the underside.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. John V. Irwin
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group