Farrington & Hunnewell Diamond Cut Coin Preserve Spoon
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Measuring 6 7/8" long and weighing 1.0 T. oz., this coin silver preserve spoon is stamped "F&H" for Boston's Farrington & Hunnewell.
It also carries the retail name of "L.C. Bailey" for Lyman Clapp Bailey of Calais, Maine, which borders Canada and is as about far east as any settled place in the United States.
It is a strikingly fine example of mid 19th century precision bright cut silver that exhibits the same mirror like qualities as diamond facets.
This pieces shows no wear whatsoever, has a deep, bronze-like gold wash on the bowl, and is without a monogram or removal.