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Spoon (Netherlands)

This is a Spoon. It is dated 1859 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: 17.3 x 7.1 x 3.8 cm (6 13/16 x 2 13/16 x 1 1/2 in.)

It has the following markings

On handle: stamped: Dutch fineness mark for .833 used from 1814 to September 1, 1953; helmeted head indicating Assay office and a worn maker's mark "T?"; "Z" indicating 1859

Cite this object as

Spoon (Netherlands); silver; L x W x D: 17.3 x 7.1 x 3.8 cm (6 13/16 x 2 13/16 x 1 1/2 in.); Gift of Samuel P. Avery; 1903-1-31

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