Teaspoon

Teaspoon

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Description
Fiddle teaspoon having an ovoid bowl and downturned, rounded handle with ogee shoulders; no midrib. No monograms. Plain back; stamped incuse on shaft “WM.ROGERS SOLD IN / GERMAN SILVER” in serif letters.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
spoon
Object Type
cutlery
Other Terms
Spoon; Tableware
date made
ca 1870s
maker
William Rogers Mfg. Co.
place made
United States: Connecticut, Hartford
Physical Description
nickel silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3/4 in x 5 7/8 in x 1 1/4 in; 1.905 cm x 14.9225 cm x 3.175 cm
ID Number
1986.0531.218
accession number
1986.0531
catalog number
1986.0531.218
subject
Beverages
Tea Drinking
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Food
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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