Decorative Arts and Design
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
7 3/4 x 1 5/8 x 7/8 in. (19.7 x 4.1 x 2.2 cm) (show scale)
Stamped on back of metal stem: "H"
Gift of Denis Gallion and Daniel Morris
Spoon; silver-plate and colorless glass. Silver-plated oval bowl with narrow squared stem attached to a wider handle via two increasingly larger rings. Above mid-point band with two lines incised around upper end attached to a rounded glass handle. Glass handle gradually widens towards its rounded crest.
Condition: Tarnished, especially along edges. Light scratches on glass handle.
Walter Dorwin Teague (American, 1883-1960). Spoon, ca. 1930. Silver-plate, glass, 7 3/4 x 1 5/8 x 7/8 in. (19.7 x 4.1 x 2.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Denis Gallion and Daniel Morris, 1992.165.5. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.1992.165.5_mark.jpg)
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