This object was
Eleanor L. Metzenberg.
It is credited
The Robert L. Metzenberg Collection, gift of Eleanor L. Metzenberg.
It has the following markings
On back of handle: crowned R P ; mark in shape of a gate; Tardy, Silver (1981) p. 189, 192, 318; France, 1798-1809
Cite this object as
Spoon (France); ivory, silver; The Robert L. Metzenberg Collection, gift of Eleanor L. Metzenberg; 1985-103-199
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Feeding Desire: Design and the Tools of the Table, 1500-2005.