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Object Name: Teaspoon
Date: 1838-1848
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Medium: Silver
Dimensions: Overall: 6 x 1 1/4 x 1 1/8 in. ( 15.2 x 3.2 x 2.9 cm )
Place made: North America, United States, Philadelphia
Description: silver teaspoon with an upturned fiddle handle with a short, splayed midrib on the front and the engraved initial, "Y" in gothic script on the underside; flared shoulders and a pointed oval bowl with a broad drop; makers' marks stamped on the underside of the handle.
Credit Line: Gift of the Misses Mary L. & Ellen D. Constant
Object Number: 1943.359
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Marks: engraved: on the underside of the handle: "Y" in gothic script stamped: on theunderside of the handle: "BENNETT & CALDWELL" in a rectangle