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Ladle

A work made of silver.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of silver.

Date:

1757/67

Artist:

William Hollingshead
American, active 1754–1785
Philadelphia

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 167

Department

Arts of the Americas

Artist

William Hollingshead

Title

Ladle

Place

Philadelphia (Object made in)

Date

c. 1757–1767

Medium

Silver

Inscriptions

Engraved on back of handle: "P / OL / to EH" Marked in script capitals four times in conforming reserve: "WH"

Dimensions

5.4 × 37.8 × 8.3 cm (2 1/8 × 14 7/8 × 3 5/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of the Antiquarian Society through the Mrs. Edwin A. Seipp Fund

Reference Number

1984.51

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