on stem back: "PATENT 1859" "GILBERT [lion head] and [crown head]
On handle front in oval, lightly engraved, initials in florid script: [?] " S & E L"
Gift of William Lee Younger in memory of Joseph A. Henehan
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George W. Shiebler. Serving Spoon, Patented 1859. Silver Brooklyn Museum, Gift of William Lee Younger in memory of Joseph A. Henehan, 2010.77.26. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.2010.77.26_back.jpg)
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