Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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serving spoon
  • John Baxter
    active: England, United Kingdom
  • serving spoon, 1806
  • Where object was made: London, England, United Kingdom
  • silver
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1657
Description
Exhibitions

Serving spoon has intricate design on handle and bowl. End of handle has smooth oval shaped area and below is a border of pock marks that form an arrow shape. Small circles line up the center of the arrow. There is a decorative design where handle meets bowl of spoon. Center of bowl is a dove surrounded by flowers and an oval shaped beading design. At end of bowl is a three leaved shape. Spoon is silver in color.