Teaspoon

Object Number: 
1941.83a
Date: 
ca. 1840
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 3/4 x 1 1/4 x 3/4 in. ( 14.6 x 3.2 x 1.9 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the underside of the handles: "EFH" in script stamped: on the undersides of the handles: "J & I. COX" in a rectangle
Description: 
silver teaspoon with an upturned fiddle thread handle with short midribs on both sides and the engraved initials, "EFH" in script on the underside; flared shoulders and a pointed oval bowl; makers' marks stamped on the underside of the handles.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Herbert D. Halsey
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group