Apostle spoon & Seal top spoon by Various artists

Rare Spoons, bearing Hull hall-marks: 1.

Details

Medium:
Silver
Art Fund grant:
£50 ( Total: £157)
Acquired in:
1954
Vendor:
Sotheby's

Parcel-gilt Apostle spoon, 1651 with the Hull three-crown mark and maker's mark IB of James Birkby. 2. Parcel-gilt seal-top spoon, 1638, with Hull mark H and maker's mark CW for Christopher Watson.

Provenance

Collection of late Mr J H Walter.

Venue details

Wilberforce House 25 High Street, HULL East Yorkshire HU1 1NQ 01482 300300 www.hullcc.gov.uk/museums

Entry details

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