Quality Frederick Marquand Coin Silver Teaspoon
click for more pictures for item 1948f
One of the most prominent names in 19th century New York City silver manufacturing, Frederick Marquand's reputation has proven enduring.
This 5 7/8" long, .7 T. oz., "Reverse Tipt" coin silver teaspoon is an early example of his work, dating c. 1835-40. It is stamped with the "F.M" maker's identification, along with a three part pseudo hallmark. It has a lined drop on the backside of the bowl and a fancy, feathered script "AAT" monogram.
It is in superb condition. There is no polishing wear or damage. The bowl is perfectly shaped and free of dings, dents, or burrs. The finish has a fine patina.