Spoon, Serving

Object number
96.14.1
Creator
Gorham Manufacturing
Date
1969
Description
Heavy silver plated dressing spoon, oval bowl, turned up handle tapering to bowl, inscription: "Rochambeau/ to Lt. Gov. Jabez Bowen" spoon stored in maroon flannel slip case with explanatory leaflet giving historical background including reference to bullshead hallmark on original spoon, ref. States that org. Spoon "has been authentically reproduced in every detail in fine Gorham silverplate." This is a reproduction authorized by NHS of the original Acc. # 64.3, which is in the NHS collection.
Materials
silver
Credit Line
Purchased
Object Type
serving spoons
Subjects
Gorham & Company
Related People & Organizations
Rochambeau, Gen. (associated)
Bowen, Jabez (associated)