Antique c1860 Aesthetic Movement Gold Coin Silver Seal Top Punch Soup Ladle 12"
Presented is an antique, American coin or sterling silver serving ladle made during the mid 19th century. This Aesthetic Movement piece was probably made by Gorham or John Wendt, it is definitely reminiscent of their work. The handle is done in Seal Top pattern and the top is finely hand engraved with a Gothic/Victorian script monogram of the letter F. The deep, oval or egg shaped bowl has a rose gold wash.
This piece is guaranteed to be at least 900 purity silver.
This piece is in great overall condition, especially considering age. There are no damages or repairs.
Length: 12 1/8 inches.
Weight: 142 grams or 5 ounces.