Berry spoons (3)

Object Number: 
INV.14521mm-oo
Date: 
ca. 1891
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
each overall: 4 5/8 x 2 x 5/8 in. ( 11.7 x 5.1 x 1.6 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on the undersides of the handles: "W" in a circle beside a two-headed griffin, "STERLING PAT 91"
Description: 
Three silver berry spoons with downturned handles with shell tips and foliate scroll borders; scalloped ovoid bowl with pierced lattice work in the centers; maker's marks stamped on the undersides of the handles. "Louix XV" pattern from the Whiting Manufacturing Co., issued in 1891.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Louise Stafford Gilder
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group