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Spoon (Netherlands)

This is a Spoon. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1903. Its medium is silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Samuel P. Avery. It is credited Gift of Samuel P. Avery.

Its dimensions are

L x W x D: 16.2 x 7.9 x 3.8 cm (6 3/8 x 3 1/8 x 1 1/2 in.)

It has the following markings

On bowl: stamped: Dutch fineness mark for .833 useed from 1814 to September 1, 1953. On reverse of handle: stamped: helmet head in profile facing left, a tax mark ? and a worn maker's mark

Cite this object as

Spoon (Netherlands); silver; L x W x D: 16.2 x 7.9 x 3.8 cm (6 3/8 x 3 1/8 x 1 1/2 in.); Gift of Samuel P. Avery; 1903-1-29

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