01-12-2017 01-13-2017
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2975B Boston
January 12, 2017 4:00PMCalender
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Ten American Sterling Silver Souvenir Spoons

$246$200
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2975B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 12, 2017 4:00PM

Description:

Ten American Sterling Silver Souvenir Spoons, 20th century, two Durgin/Caldwell Betsy Ross spoons, two by William Meyers: Iowa with various state monuments and Williamsburg, Virginia, featuring the Governor's Palace; two unmarked: one with the bust of Lincoln to the terminal and engraved depiction of the White House, the other for the University of Wisconsin featuring a man with a football; a Frank Smith Gloucester, Massachusetts, spoon, Wallace featuring the seal of California, one Tiffany & Co. for the "Hudson-Fulton Celebration 1909" featuring the Claremont and De Halve Maen, and a Mechanics Silver Co. spoon with engraved Brooklyn Bridge to bowl, approx. 8.7 troy oz. total.
Estimate $200-400


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Keywords

Mechanics Silver Co., Tiffany & Co., William Meyers, Betsy Ross, Frank Smith Gloucester, Lincoln, Williamsburg, Euthenics, Halve Maen, Maritime history, Personal life, Souvenir spoon, Spoons, Sterling silver