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Atlanta Cotton States and International Exposition spoon
  • United States
    Maier and Berkele
    founded late 1800s
  • Atlanta Cotton States and International Exposition spoon, 1895
  • Where object was made: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
  • sterling silver, enamel
  • Object Height/Width: 14.5 x 3.25 cm
    Object Height/Width: 5 11/16 x 1 1/4 in
  • Gift of the Thomas D. Galloway Family
  • Not on display
  • 2016.0241
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Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Blue and silver crown on top of handle with eagle insignia beneath. “Atlanta” appears on mid handle. A white and brown cotton boll appears in the bowl of the spoon.