CreatorAgard, Joseph Gabriel
Date1730 – 1750
Spoon with engraved inscription: "Rochambeau to Lt. Gov. Jabez Bowen Ri 1780" on handle front; engraved coat of arms on handle back (Rochambeau crest). Spoon presented to Jabez Bowen by French General Rochambeau In 1780 to commemorate his stay in Bowen's Providence home.
Credit LineGift of Mary H. Bowen
Object Typeserving spoons
Related People & OrganizationsAgard, Joseph Gabriel (associated)
Bowen, Jabez (associated)
Bowen, Mary (associated)