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Table spoon

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1850 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Deniere, Guillaume (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silver, with stamped decoration, enamelled porcelain haft

  • Credit Line:

    Given by J. H. Fitzhenry

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Silver, Room 67, The Whiteley Galleries, case 4, shelf 8

Physical description

Continental pattern.

Place of Origin

France (made)


ca. 1850 (made)


Deniere, Guillaume (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Silver, with stamped decoration, enamelled porcelain haft

Marks and inscriptions

Underside of stem: 1st standard mark (Minerva head in irregular octagon - Paris, from 1838), maker GD in lozenge with spoon above and cog below. Upper side of stem at the top: lozenge with insect (grasshopper?)


Length: 18.90 cm, Width: 3.70 cm

Object history note

Good Empire Ornament

Descriptive line

Cutlery and flatware


Metalwork; Tableware & cutlery


Metalwork Collection

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