Sample Spoon
Date: 1905
Medium: Silver, enamel, and chrysoprase
Dimensions: 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. H. W. Janson, 1976
Object Number: 1976-43.5
About: The style of these spoons is based on Celtic—medieval Irish—forms, a style that was promoted and made popular by Liberty and Company, a decorating and furnishing firm. Archibald Knox was known for his designs in this style. These spoons would have served as models for sets which could be ordered by prospective patrons.
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