Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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spoon
  • United States or England, United Kingdom
  • spoon, circa 1710–1750
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom or United States
  • pewter
  • Object Length/Width: 9.4 x 4.3 cm
    Object Length/Width: 3 11/16 x 1 11/16 in
  • Gift of Mrs. Alice Dains
  • Not on display
  • 1949.0002.34.b
Description

Pewter spoon. (Identified as a Hanoverian mid-rib spoon with rat tail.) Rounded bowl attached to handle. There is a raised line running down the center on the end of the handle as it tapers out.