Dessert Spoon (France), ca. 1890
This is a dessert spoon. It was manufactured by Charles Victor Gibert. It is dated ca. 1890 and we acquired it in 1996. Its medium is silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.
This object was
Twentieth Century Silver and
Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Fund.
It is credited
Museum purchase from Smithsonian Institution Collections Acquisition Program, Decorative Arts Association Acquisition, and Sarah Cooper-Hewitt Funds.
Its dimensions are
L x W x D: 19.6 x 3.8 x 2.6 cm (7 11/16 x 1 1/2 x 1 in.)
Cite this object as
Dessert Spoon (France), ca. 1890; Manufactured by Charles Victor Gibert (French); silver; L x W x D: 19.6 x 3.8 x 2.6 cm (7 11/16 x 1 1/2 x 1 in.); 1996-56-17
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Feeding Desire: Design and the Tools of the Table, 1500-2005.