1962.0240.997 Silver Spoon upper surface
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Spoon (Tablespoon)

  • Category:

    Metals

  • Creator (Role):

    John Champlin (Maker)

  • Place of Origin:

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

  • Date:

    1768-1780

  • Materials:

    Silver

  • Techniques:

    Engraved

  • Museum Object Number:

    1962.0240.997


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Object Number

1962.0240.997

Object Name

Spoon (Tablespoon)

Category

Metals

Credit Line/Donor

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Alfred E. Bissell

Creator (Role)

John Champlin (Maker)
1745-1800

Place of Origin

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

Date

1768-1780

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Mark; Handle, underside; "IC" stamped within a rectangle
2. Mark; Handle, underside; "IC" stamped within a rectangle
3. Inscription; Handle, underside, end; "E*S" engraved
4. Inscription; Handle, upper surface, end; "L.T.L./ C.G.T." engraved

Materials

Silver

Techniques

Engraved

Dimensions (inches)

8.15 (L) , 1.654 (W) , 2.0988 (Weight)

Dimensions (centimeters)

20.7 (L) , 4.2 (W) , 59.5 (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