1962.0240.777 Silver Ladle upper surface
  • 1962.0240.777 Silver Ladle upper surface
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Ladle (Mustard ladle)

  • Category:

    Metals

  • Creator (Role):

    Benoni H. Howell (Maker)

  • Place of Origin:

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

  • Date:

    1835-1840

  • Materials:

    Silver

  • Techniques:

    Engraved

  • Museum Object Number:

    1962.0240.777


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Object Number

1962.0240.777

Object Name

Ladle (Mustard ladle)

Category

Metals

Credit Line/Donor

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Alfred E. Bissell

Creator (Role)

Benoni H. Howell (Maker)

Place of Origin

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

Date

1835-1840

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Mark; Handle, underside; "B.H.HOWELL" stamped in a rectangle
2. Mark; Handle, underside; Anchor stamped in a rectangle with clipped corners
3. Mark; Handle, underside; Profile head, (possibly Freedom wearing Cap of Liberty), stamped in a rectangle with clipped corners
4. Mark; Handle, underisde; Six-pointed star stamped in a square with clipped corners
5. Inscription; Handle, upper surface, end; "JEC" engraved

Materials

Silver

Techniques

Engraved

Dimensions (inches)

5.039 (L) , 0.906 (W) , 0.2469 (Weight)

Dimensions (centimeters)

12.8 (L) , 2.3 (W) , 7 (Weight)

Object Description

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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