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Made by: Caron Brothers (Manufacturer)

Currently in storage


About this object

The spoon is a grapefruit spoon. The handle has seven enamelled coat of arms grouped at the end. Below them in silver is the words DOMINION OF CANADA and a twisted handle. In the bowl is a relief of a monument labeled QUEBEC CHAMPLAIN MONUMENT. On the back of the handle in relief is a logging scene on a river.

Made from:
Silver -- enamel
Made in:
Montreal, Canada
Date made:
20th c.
Size:
14.9 cm (5 7/8 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
12.466
Class:
SILVER
Signature marks:
MARK; COAT OF ARMS; INSCRIPTION on back: STERLING, a 3 in a C, A; on handle: DOMINION OF CANADA; inside bowl: QUEBEC CHAMPLAIN MONUMENT
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973