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Spoon (Sweden), ca. 1700

This is a Spoon. It was made by Hans Henriksson Wettersten. It is dated ca. 1700 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: 13.6 x 5 x 2.4 cm (5 3/8 x 1 15/16 x 15/16 in.)

It has the following markings

On reverse of stem: "H.W" [maker's mark]

Cite this object as

Spoon (Sweden), ca. 1700; Made by Hans Henriksson Wettersten (active, 1682 - 1726); silver; L x W x D: 13.6 x 5 x 2.4 cm (5 3/8 x 1 15/16 x 15/16 in.); Gift of Samuel P. Avery; 1903-1-35

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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