- Date ca. 1775
- Place of Origin Skien, Telemark, Norway
- Creator Daniel Erichsen Schebs
This monumental 16 inch spoon would have been used to serve stews and porridge. This one has a typical eighteenth century fiddle-shaped handle. The only mark on the spoon is a DS, indicating that it was made by Daniel Erichsen Schebs, who was a master goldsmith in 1767 and died in 1788.
- Materials Silver
- Dimensions length: 16 inches; width: 3.625 inches
- Identifier / Source 1980.045.001 - Gift of Marie Peck