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Elizabeth I Maidenhead Spoon


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Title

Elizabeth I Maidenhead Spoon

Artist

William Cawdell (English, ca. 1560-1625, free ca. 1582)

Date

1594-1595

Period

Late Renaissance (mid-late 16th century)

Medium

silver (sterling standard)

Dimensions (H x W x D)

length: 6 1/2 in

Inscriptions & Markings

signature/maker's mark: Maker's Mark: C enclosing a W, William Cawdell

inscription: Hallmarks: London, 1594-95

Collection Area

Western Decorative Art

Category

Silver

Object Type

spoon

Culture

English

Credit Line

Bequest of Henry Failing Cabell

Accession Number

72.70.2

Copyright

public domain

Terms

Gifts from the Failing Family

silver

spoons

Location

Belluschi Building

Hirsch Wing

2nd Floor

Anne K. Millis Galleries

Description

Hallmarks: London, 1594-1595

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