Spoon (France), ca. 1798–1809
This object was
Eleanor L. Metzenberg.
It is credited
The Robert L. Metzenberg Collection, gift of Eleanor L. Metzenberg.
It has the following markings
On back of handle: crowned R P ; mark in shape of a gate; Tardy, Silver (1981) p. 189, 192, 318; France, 1798-1809
Cite this object as
Spoon (France), ca. 1798–1809; ivory, silver; The Robert L. Metzenberg Collection, gift of Eleanor L. Metzenberg; 1985-103-199
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Feeding Desire: Design and the Tools of the Table, 1500-2005.