Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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spoon
  • J. E. Caldwell & Company
    founded 1839
  • spoon, 1800s
  • Where object was made: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
  • bronze
  • Object Length: 14.9 cm
    Object Length: 5 7/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.3600
Description

Bronze spoon with heart shaped bowl. Handle decorated with design of a woman working at a spinning wheel under the stars. Vulture holding a sheet in its claws and end of spoon.