Fish server with a decoratively curved ladle with a raised rim on one side - Norwegian Metalworking
  • Date 1851
  • Place of Origin Oslo, Norway
  • Creator Jacob Tostrup

This fish server has a decoratively curved ladle with a raised rim on one side. There is also an engraved figure of a fisher woman against an open background in the center. The handle has a figure and anchor engraved along the upper section.

This server was made by Jacob Ulrich Holfeldt Tostrup, who became a master in 1832. He was a leader in the field in manufacture and sales methods. Although Tostrup died in 1890, his firm continued until 1992.

Inscription: T(?) B in handle

Marks: 13 1/4; 1851; Tostrup

  • Materials Silver
  • Dimensions height: 21.25 in; width: 11.438 in; depth: 3.563 in
  • Identifier / Source 1978.094.005 - Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Storm Bull
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