Teaspoon

Object Number: 
1941.80
Date: 
ca. 1830
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 7/8 x 1 1/4 x 3/4 in. ( 14.9 x 3.2 x 1.9 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the handle: "LSD" in script stamped: on the underside of the handle: "STALEY S. BALDWIN" in a rectangle over "NEW-YORK" incuse
Description: 
silver teaspoon with a downturned fiddle handle with a splayed midrib on the underside and the engraved initials, "LSB" in script on the front; flared shoulders and a pointed oval bowl with a broad drop; maker's marks stamped on the underside of the handle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Herbert D. Halsey
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group