Ladle, Serving

Object number
25.1.1
Creator
Geffroy, Nicholas
Date
1800 – 1830
Description
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).
Materials
silver
Credit Line
Gift of Mary A. Sayer
Object Type
ladles
Related People & Organizations
Geffroy, Nicholas (associated)
Banister, Christian Stelle, Mrs. (associated)