Overall: 14 1/2 x 3 1/4 x 3 1/2 in. ( 36.8 x 8.3 x 8.9 cm )
Silver Weight: 6 oz (troy) 4 dwt (193 g)
Silver ladle with down-turned handle decorated with an embossed oval end with Classical bust framed by beaded border and geometric finial; underside of the handle engraved "PRS" in gothic script; stem has geometric foliate ornament; pear-shaped bowl is gilded along obverse surface and has tapered drop at reverse; maker's hallmark stamped along underside of handle stem.
Gift of Miss Julia Sugarman
engraved: on the underside of the handle: "PRS" in gothic script
stamped: on the underside of the stem: "H & S" incuse
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