1962.0240.1249 Silver spoon upper surface
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Spoon (Tablespoon)

  • Category:

    Metals

  • Creator (Role):

    Richard Lang (Maker)

  • Place of Origin:

    Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, New England, United States, North America

  • Date:

    1750-1760

  • Materials:

    Silver

  • Techniques:

    Engraved

  • Museum Object Number:

    1962.0240.1249


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Object Number

1962.0240.1249

Object Name

Spoon (Tablespoon)

Category

Metals

Credit Line/Donor

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Alfred E. Bissell

Creator (Role)

Richard Lang (Maker)
1733-1820

Place of Origin

Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, New England, United States, North America

Date

1750-1760

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Mark; Handle, underside; "R┬ĚLANG" stamped within a rectangle
2. Inscription; Handle, underside, end; "S + R/ 1760" engraved

Materials

Silver

Techniques

Engraved

Dimensions (inches)

7.559 (L) , 1.614 (W) , 1.4815 (Weight)

Dimensions (centimeters)

19.2 (L) , 4.1 (W) , 42 (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