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Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

The bowl of the spoon is in repousse with a milkmaid carrying two pails of milk, standing near a cow. The handle is joined to the bowl by a rosette. The handle is two intertwined strands. Near the end of the handle is a man standing. On the top of his head is a boat being sailed to the left. A man sits in the end of the boat to steer.

Made from:
Silver
Made in:
Netherlands
Date made:
20th c.
Size:
11.4 cm (4 1/2 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
12.478
Class:
SILVER
Signature marks:
MARK three unidentified marks; the letters Kb (marks look like a shield with a roundish blob in center, shield with crown, 3 and cloverleaf, and a scepter shaped one)
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973