Durgin Chrysanthemum Pattern Sterling Silver Punch Ladle, Concord, New Hampshire, late 19th/early 20th century, Theodore B. Starr, retailer, with a gold-washed bowl and engraved monogram "HDS," lg. 13 in., approx. 9.1 troy oz.
Rubbing to the gold-washed bowl. Some metal fatigue to joint between stem and bowl.
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