Sauce ladle (Mothers)

Sauce ladle (Mothers)
Sauce ladle (Mothers)
Title
Sauce ladle (Mothers)
Date 
ca. 1875
Medium 
Silver
Dimensions 
Overall: 5 1/4 x 1 1/8 x 1 3/4 in. ( 13.3 x 2.9 x 4.4 cm )
Description 
silver sauce ladle in the "Mothers" pattern with a downturned pointed handle and a gilt, pear-shaped bowl; maker's marks stamped on the underside of the handle. Pattern first issued in 1875.
Credit Line 
Gift of Harriet MacMartin Richards
Object Number 
1942.275
Marks 
stamped: on the underside of the handle: lion passant, anchor, gothic "G" and "STERLING" incuse
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group