1962.0240.1445 Silver spoon upper surface
  • 1962.0240.1445 Silver spoon upper surface
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Spoon (Tablespoon)

  • Category:

    Metals

  • Creator (Role):

    Philip Syng Jr. (Maker)

  • Place of Origin:

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

  • Date:

    1726-1770

  • Materials:

    Silver

  • Techniques:

    Engraved

  • Museum Object Number:

    1962.0240.1445


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Object Number

1962.0240.1445

Object Name

Spoon (Tablespoon)

Category

Metals

Credit Line/Donor

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Alfred E. Bissell

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

1726-1770

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Mark; Handle, underside; "PS" stamped within a rectangle with rounded corners
2. Mark; Handle, underside; "PS" stamped within a rectangle with rounded corners
3. Mark; Handle, underside; A leaf stamped incuse
4. Inscription; Handle, underside, end; "L/ I H" engraved

Materials

Silver

Techniques

Engraved

Dimensions (inches)

7.992 (L) , 1.654 (W) , 2.0812 (Weight)

Dimensions (centimeters)

20.3 (L) , 4.2 (W) , 59 (Weight)

Object Description

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Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Quimby, Ian M. G. 1995 American Silver at Winterthur.
Published: p. 455, no. 478
[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