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Spoon (Netherlands), ca. 1800

This is a Spoon. It is dated ca. 1800 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: 18.8 x 4.5 x 2.4 cm (7 3/8 x 1 3/4 x 15/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Den 27 February 1802 is Jantje Roelfs S......Geboren

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Spoon (Netherlands), ca. 1800; silver; L x W x D: 18.8 x 4.5 x 2.4 cm (7 3/8 x 1 3/4 x 15/16 in.); Gift of Samuel P. Avery; 1903-1-34

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Feeding Desire: Design and the Tools of the Table, 1500-2005.

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