Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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spoon
  • United States or England, United Kingdom
  • spoon, mid 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States or England, United Kingdom
  • pewter
  • Object Length/Width: 20.9 x 4.4 cm
    Object Length/Width: 8 1/4 x 1 3/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1244.d
Description

Pewter fiddle-handled spoon. The bowl tapers to a sharp point and is attached to a handle which has a rectangular end and a line around the edge that comes to a heart-shaped point near the bowl. The line points inward at the center of the end of the handle.