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Serving Spoon

A work made of silver.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of silver.

Date:

1754/75

Artist:

John Bayly
American, active 1754–1783
Philadelphia

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Americas

Artist

John Bayly

Title

Serving Spoon

Date

c. 1754–1775

Medium

Silver

Inscriptions

Engraved block letters on back of handle terminal: "S / G*S" Mark on back of handle above bowl in Roman capitals within conforming rectangle: "I.BAYLY"

Dimensions

3.2 × 35.6 cm (1 5/16 × 14 in.); width of bowl: 6.7 cm (2 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Americana Endowment Fund

Reference Number

1983.216

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