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Coin Silver Serving Spoon

Coin silver serving spoon engraved with the initials MH on the handle. American silver, marked S & H Gerould on the back. Family heirloom.

Object number: 1978.1.1

Dimensions: 8 1/2” long

Estimated date: circa 1820.



What visitors say

Thank you so much for leading us on a guided tour of the Joel Lane House! I had no idea that the kitchen was separate from the main house, and how different the two are. I had always assumed that the most dangerous job for a slave was in the fields, but your expertise showed me that the kitchen (because of the heat and potential for fire) was actually the most dangerous for a slave woman…

Maggie