This 5" mustard ladle is in nice condition with no dents or repairs. It is marked "H.A. Coe" and an Eagle. See "Manufacturers' Marks on American Coin Silver" By John McGrew bottom of page 90 for the eagle. Ca 1840.
This butter knife is 7 3/4", heavy, and in nice condition. The tip has been bent but straightened. There are no dents or repairs. The pattern is crisp. It is marked "C.A.W. Crosby" and "Pure Coin". I am unable to find a location but he is probably from New England. Ca 1855/60.
This berry spoon is 8". It is in fair condition with minor denting and 2 small tears which don't appreciably affect the usage of the spoon (see picture 3). It is marked "N. Harding & Co." and "Pure Coin". This is Newell Harding of Boston, Ca 1850/55.
This is a nice dinner fork at 7 7/8". The condition is good with a small amount of tine wear and no other problems. The pattern looks like "Josephine" but is probably "Leaf" by John Polhamous. The retailer was "S.Y. & Co." whom I have not identified. NY,NY Ca 1850.
This sugar shell is 6 3/4". The bowl is in excellent condition but, the handle has had some bends. It is marked N. Matson. Ca 1855/65.
This serving spoon is 8 1/2" and in nice condition. There are no bends or bowl wear, and only a small dent. It is marked "Seymour & Hollister" a partnership in Hartford, Connecticut from 1843/1850.
This "shovel" form is somewhat unusual for a salt spoon. It's 3 7/8" and in good condition. There is a small rough spot on one side of the bowl. I believe it is marked "Burbank & Brother". This is probably A.F. Burbank of Worcester, Ma. Ca 1855.
All Items : Silver : Coin Silver : Flatware : Early Patterns : Pre 1837 VR item #435883 (stock #8091)
This little coin silver teaspoon is 5 5/8", The pattern is "Basket of Flowers". The condition is good except for a handle bend, but it is not cracked. The bowl is free of dents and not worn. The mark is a bust, G, lion and a D. This mark is attributed to Hall, Hewson & Brower of Albany, NY. See McGrew page 33. Ca 1835.
This serving spoon is 8 3/4" and in good condition. Bowl denting is minimal and tip wear slight. It is marked "Farrington & Honeywell" and "Boston". A nice usable spoon. Ca 1835/40.
All Items : Silver : Coin Silver : 18th and Early 19th Century : Pre 1837 VR item #290009 (stock #10136)
This little tea or coffee spoon is 5 1/2" and in nice condition. It has no bowl wear and minimal denting in the bowl. It has no shoulders and a long drop. It is marked "Lewis & Smith", "A" page 271 in Belden. Lewis & Smith were in Philadelphia 1805-1811.
This 5 7/8" sugar has some repair in the bowl. See picture with arrow showing area. The repair is well done with silver solder. Other it is in nice condition. It is marked "Dexter & Haskins". I have not located them, but because of the form, I believe them to be made in New England. Ca 1845/55. The mark is worn but readable but pictures did not turn out.
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This coin silver salt spoon is 3 3/4 and in good condition. There are no dents or repairs. On the front is "HCAS Premium" presumably the Hartford Ct. Agricultural Society. It is marked "H&A Goodwin". Hartford, CT Ca 1840.