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Teaspoon

Object Number: 
1971.39
Date: 
ca. 1790
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 3/4 x 7/8 x 3/8 in. ( 12.1 x 2.2 x 1 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the handle: "BA" in block letters stamped: on the underside of the handle: "T * U" in a rectangle
Description: 
silver teaspoon with a downturned pointed handle engraved, "BA" in block letters and and pointed oval bowl; maker's mark stamped on the underside of the handle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Robert G. Goelet
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group