1962.0240.1570 Spoon, Tablespoon, view 1
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Spoon (Tablespoon)

  • Category:

    Metals

  • Creator (Role):

    Jedediah Weiss (Maker)

  • Place of Origin:

    Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

  • Date:

    1805-1815

  • Materials:

    Silver

  • Techniques:

    Engraved

  • Museum Object Number:

    1962.0240.1570


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Object Number

1962.0240.1570

Object Name

Spoon (Tablespoon)

Category

Metals

Credit Line/Donor

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Alfred E. Bissell

Creator (Role)

Jedediah Weiss (Maker)
1798

Place of Origin

Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

Origin Notes

Jedediah Weiss also worked in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. (See Parties Module)

Date

1805-1815

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Mark; Handle, underside; "I.WEISS" stamped in a serrated rectangle
2. Inscription; Handle, upper surface, end; "[J]BF" engraved

Materials

Silver

Techniques

Engraved

Dimensions (inches)

8.858 (L) , 1.772 (W) , 1.8342 (Weight)

Dimensions (centimeters)

22.5 (L) , 4.5 (W) , 52 (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