19.5 cm length; 61 g weight
Marks/Maker: London, sterling standard, 1692-1693, maker's mark WM, crown above, for William Mathew I
Heraldry: Probably arms and crest of Ashe or Eshe of Sawton, Devon
Bequeathed by A.T. Carter, 1947; WA1947.153
T. Schroder (2009), no. 382
This spoon is well made and in exceptional condition. The slightly matted margins along the stem are an unusual feature.
Information derived from T. Schroder, British and Continental Gold and Silver in the Ashmolean (2009)