1957.1374 Silver Ladle upper surface
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Ladle

  • Category:

    Metals

  • Creator (Role):

    Philip Syng Jr. (Maker)

  • Place of Origin:

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

  • Date:

    1765

  • Materials:

    Silver

  • Museum Object Number:

    1957.1374


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1957.1374

Object Name

Ladle

Category

Metals

Credit Line/Donor

Bequest of Henry Francis du Pont

Creator (Role)

Philip Syng Jr. (Maker)
09/29/1703-05/08/1789

Place of Origin

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

Date

1765

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Mark; Handle shaft, underside; "PS" in rectangle with rounded corners, stamped twice
2. Mark; Handle shaft, underside, between maker marks; leaf, stamped incuse
3. Inscription; Handle, underside of tip; "CLE" engraved in script
4. Inscription; Handle, tip, surface; "1765", engraved

Materials

Silver

Dimensions (inches)

2.087 (H) , 14.764 (L) , 4.331 (W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

5.3 (H) , 37.5 (L) , 11 (W)

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