Mustard spoon

Object Number: 
1937.207
Date: 
ca. 1835 - 1850
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/4 x 7/8 x 1 in. ( 13.3 x 2.2 x 2.5 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the handle: "LS" in script stamped: on the underside of the handle: "G. BOYCE" in a rectangle
Description: 
silver mustard spoon with a downturned fiddle thread handle with short midribs on each side and the engraved initials, "LS" in script on the front; flared shoulders and a circular bowl; maker's mark stamped on the underside of the stem.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Constance Schermerhorn Skillin
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group