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"Louis XVI" tableware Spoon

This is a Spoon. It was designed by Joseph E. Birmingham and manufactured by Shreve & Co.. It is dated ca. 1909 and we acquired it in 1991. Its medium is silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Gift of Joy Newport Jepson.

Its dimensions are

cm: L: 14.7 x W: 3.3

It has the following markings

On reverse of handle, stamped: SHREVE + CO STERLING PATD.

It is inscribed

On terminal, monogrammed: R.L

Cite this object as

"Louis XVI" tableware Spoon; Designed by Joseph E. Birmingham; Manufactured by Shreve & Co.; USA; silver; cm: L: 14.7 x W: 3.3; Gift of Joy Newport Jepson; 1991-117-7

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