1962.0240.099 Silver Spoon upper surface
  • 1962.0240.099 Silver Spoon upper surface
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Spoon (Teaspoon)

  • Category:

    Metals

  • Creator (Role):

    H. Bosworth (Maker)

  • Place of Origin:

    Buffalo, New York, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

  • Date:

    1824-1854

  • Materials:

    Silver

  • Techniques:

    Engraved

  • Museum Object Number:

    1962.0240.099


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Object Number

1962.0240.099

Object Name

Spoon (Teaspoon)

Category

Metals

Credit Line/Donor

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Alfred E. Bissell

Creator (Role)

H. Bosworth (Maker)

Place of Origin

Buffalo, New York, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

Origin Notes

As per previous cataloguer: Origin may be Fredonia, New York.

Date

1824-1854

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Mark; Handle, underside; Arm and hammer stamped in an ellipse
2. Mark; Handle, underside; Animal, possibly a buffalo, stamped in an ellipse
3. Mark; Handle, underside; Eagle stamped in an ellipse
4. Mark; Handle, underside; H.BOSWORTH" stamped in a rectangle
5. Inscription; Handle, upper surface, end; "M[J]G" engraved

Materials

Silver

Techniques

Engraved

Dimensions (inches)

6.142 (L) , 1.181 (W) , 0.6349 (Weight)

Dimensions (centimeters)

15.6 (L) , 3 (W) , 18 (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. 69