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Spoon

Number of Items:  1

parcel-gilt silver

c. 1520 - 1540

Silver spoon, parcel-gilt. The finial in the form of a large crown. The bowl is engraved with a woman, apparently holding the baby Jesus and a crowned female figure, perhaps the Virgin. Female figure: St Anne(?). Within the finial is a roundel engraved (pehaps later) with a boar's head couped.

bequest

Michael Wellby, 2012; WA2013.1.37.4

Bequeathed by Michael Wellby, 2012.