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Spoon (France), 19th century

This is a spoon. It was made by Massat Freres. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1909. Its medium is silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Mrs. John Hobart Warren. It is credited Gift of Mrs. John Hobart Warren.

Its dimensions are

L x W x D: 18.1 x 3.1 x 1.9 cm (7 1/8 x 1 1/4 x 3/4 in.)

It has the following markings

Bowl interior: Minerva head for silver fineness of .950 used after 1838. Exterior: countermark Bigorne used post 1838. Interior: maker's mark, a diamond shape with "MASSA" in the upper region, a symbol in the lower.

Cite this object as

Spoon (France), 19th century; Made by Massat Freres ; silver; L x W x D: 18.1 x 3.1 x 1.9 cm (7 1/8 x 1 1/4 x 3/4 in.); Gift of Mrs. John Hobart Warren; 1909-21-10

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