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Object Name: Spoon
Date: 1840-1862
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Medium: Brass
Dimensions: Overall: 9 x 1 3/4 x 1/2 in. ( 22.9 x 4.4 x 1.3 cm )
Description: Tinned brass spoon.
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Morgan Grinnell
Object Number: 1930.65
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Marks: stamped: bottom: "G.KIRK"

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This spoon was found by Dr. John Osgood Stone after the Battle of Williamsburg, Virginia in 1862. It was probably part of a soldier's mess equipment.