Date1800 – 1830
Silver ladle with engraved handle, initialled "cb" in script on handle. Coffin-shaped handle, elliptical bowl. Marked with "N. GEFFROY" enclosed in a wavy line. Said to be made from the silver lace on the wedding dress of Mrs. John Banister (Christian Stelle, daughter of Isaac and Penelope Goodson Stelle).
Credit LineGift of Mary A. Sayer
Related People & OrganizationsGeffroy, Nicholas (associated)
Banister, Christian Stelle, Mrs. (associated)