Overall: 12 x 2 x 1 3/8 in. ( 30.5 x 5.1 x 3.5 cm )
engraved: on the handle: "B" in foliate bright-cut script stamped: on the underside of the handle: "W.S" in an oval, lion passsant in shield surround, crowned leopard's head in shield surround, date/letter "E" in shield surround, and king's portrait bust
Silver strainer spoon with down-turned oval handle and short midrib at underside, and with initial, "B" engraved in foliate bright-cut script along the obverse; pointed oval bowl with a tipped drop at reverse and a pierced strainer applied verically through the center of obverse; maker's and assay marks stamped at underside of handle.
Gift of Townsend Lawrence
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