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Object Name Spoon, Berry
Object Number 1914.767.2
Collection Lucy Webb Hayes
Description sterling silver; bowl of spoon comes to a point; deep bowl; edge of bowl has a 1/8" lip; decorative scroll work on handle; monogram on end of handle "RBH"; trademark and "STERLING" stamped on back of handle; also written in script "From Genl. and Mrs. J.G. Mitchell.".
Date 1877/12/31
Dimensions W-2.52 L-8.74 inches
Dimension Details width measurement of bowl
Material metal
Event Silver Wedding Anniversary
Provenance gift from General and Mrs. John G. Mitchell to Rutherford and Lucy Hayes on their 25th wedding anniversary, December 30, 1877.
People Mitchell, John
Search Terms Silver wedding anniversary
December 30, 1877