Berry spoon

Title:
Berry spoon
Date: 
ca. 1894
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/2 x 1 7/8 x 3/4 in. ( 11.4 x 4.8 x 1.9 cm )
Description: 
silver berry spoon in the Empire pattern with an upturned swell handle with a scroll and shell tip with a weave border; gilt, pierced, scalloped shell bowl; maker's mark stamped on the undersides of the handle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Louise S. Gilder, 12/14/73
Object Number: 
INV.14544
Marks: 
stamped: on the undersides of the handle: "925/1000" in a circle, lion rampant in a "T" in script, "STERLING PAT. 1884"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group