COLLECTION: Metals

Results 906 to 906 of 916
Firstprevious12...904905906907908...915916NextLast
Change view: View multiple images at a timeView text onlyView text only

Spoon

1837-1860
Origin: England, Birmingham
OL: 9"; W (bowl): 1 7/8"
Pewter
Museum Purchase
Acc. No. 1984-157
Handle of conventional downturned fiddle type with understated beveled shoulders flanking shank above bowl; pointed egg-shaped bowl with raised single drop on underside below juncture with stem.
Provenance:Ex Coll: Fred Bishop Vellacott
Vendor: Robin Bellamy Antiques, Witney, Oxfordshire.
Mark(s):Maker's touch "JO/HN/YA/TE/S" within a sequence of five rectangles on underside of handle (Cotterell 5340A; Homer and Hall, no. 46). Secondary mark "VR" in script with royal crown above within a conforming reserve on underside of handle (Cotterell 5340A; Homer and Hall, no. 46).
Inscription(s):None