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Pointed End Spoon, 1940

This is a spoon. It was made by George C. Erickson and manufactured by George C. Erickson. It is dated 1940 and we acquired it in 1981. Its medium is silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Gift of Anonymous Donor.

Its dimensions are

cm: L: 15.4 x W: 4 x D: 1.8

It has the following markings

On reverse of stem: "ERICKSON STERLING HANDWROUGHT".

It is inscribed

On obverse of terminal: a symbol, most-likely initials: an A and T stacked within a large W.

Cite this object as

Pointed End Spoon, 1940; Made by George C. Erickson ; USA; silver; cm: L: 15.4 x W: 4 x D: 1.8; Gift of Anonymous Donor; 1981-71-11

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