Spoon (Italy), 1718
This object was
Eleanor L. Metzenberg.
It is credited
The Robert L. Metzenberg Collection, gift of Eleanor L. Metzenberg.
Its dimensions are
L x W: 13.7 x 3.8 cm (5 3/8 x 1 1/2 in.)
It has the following markings
In bowl: P D/ L ? G C/ Naples 1718. On upper stem: illegible mark
It is inscribed
Reverse of spoon-bowl engraved: "D C D I"
Cite this object as
Spoon (Italy), 1718; Made by PD ; silver; L x W: 13.7 x 3.8 cm (5 3/8 x 1 1/2 in.); The Robert L. Metzenberg Collection, gift of Eleanor L. Metzenberg; 1985-103-8
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Feeding Desire: Design and the Tools of the Table, 1500-2005.