Coffee spoons (12) (Lancaster)

Coffee spoons (12) (Lancaster)
Title
Coffee spoons (12) (Lancaster)
Date 
ca. 1905
Medium 
Silver
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 7/8 x 7/8 x 1/2 in. ( 9.8 x 2.2 x 1.3 cm )
Description 
Twelve silver coffee spoons with upturned foliate handles with beaded borders; gilt, elliptical bowls; makers' marks stamped on the undersides of the handles. "Lancaster" pattern, issued by Gorham Manufacturing Company in 1897.
Credit Line 
Gift of Louise S. Gilder, 12/14/73
Object Number 
INV.14533g-r
Marks 
stamped: on the underside of the handles: "SPAULDING & CO." lion passant, anchor, gothic "G" and "STERLING"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group