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Made by: Unknown ||Barr, Moering & Company __Importer

Currently in storage


About this object

Thsi spoon is a copy of a roman sauce spoon. The handle is long and pointed. The bowl is joined to the handle by a curved section. The bowl is deep and pear-shaped with a flat end.

Category:
SILVERWORK
Object name:
Sauce Spoon
Made from:
Silver
Made in:
ENGLAND: London?
Date made:
1924
Size:
H. 8 15/16 in.
overall __22.70 CM

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
12.320
Class:
SILVER
Signature marks:
MARK || INSCRIPTION __underneath: Lion passant (sterling standard, 1916-1933) || Leopard's head (London Assay office, 1916-1933) || Date letter i (1924) || F on an oval (counterfeit English mark on imported gold and silver, 1876-) || BM & Co (mark of Barr, Moering & Co, foreign agents (importers)) || POMPEI- inscribed || on side of handle: M
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973