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Object Name: Teaspoon
Date: ca. 1750
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Medium: Silver
Dimensions: Overall: 4 3/4 × 1 × 1/2 in. (12.1 × 2.5 × 1.3 cm)
Place made: North America, United States, New York
Description: Silver teaspoon with an upturned handle with a midrib on the front and the engraved initials, "M R" in block letters on the underside; elliptical bowl with a rattail drop; maker's marks stamped on the underside of the stem.
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. Robert G. Goelet
Object Number: 1971.23
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Marks: engraved: on the underside of the handle: "M R" in block letters stamped: on the underside of the stem: "H I" in a rectangle