1962.0240.075 teaspoon
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Spoon (Teaspoon)

  • Category:

    Metals

  • Creator (Role):

    Timothy Bontecou Sr. (Maker)

  • Place of Origin:

    New Haven, Connecticut, New England, United States, North America

  • Date:

    1720-1775

  • Materials:

    Silver

  • Museum Object Number:

    1962.0240.075


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1962.0240.075

Object Name

Spoon (Teaspoon)

Category

Metals

Credit Line/Donor

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Alfred E. Bissell

Creator (Role)

Timothy Bontecou Sr. (Maker)
1693-1784

Place of Origin

New Haven, Connecticut, New England, United States, North America

Origin Notes

As per previous cataloguer: Origin Stratford or New Haven, Connecticut.

Date

1720-1775

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Mark; Handle, underside; "T·B" stamped in a rectangle with a scalloped upper and lower edges

Materials

Silver

Dimensions (inches)

4.528 (L) , 0.906 (W) , 0.2116 (Weight)

Dimensions (centimeters)

11.5 (L) , 2.3 (W) , 6 (Weight)

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Belden, Louise C. 1980 Marks of American Silversmiths in the Ineson-Bissell Collection. 506 p.
An illustrated glossary of spoon terms, pp. 467-488
[Book] Belden, Louise C. 1980 Marks of American Silversmiths in the Ineson-Bissell Collection. 506 p.
Information on maker, p. 67