Sterling Silver Serving Spoon Egg Shaped Bowl, Repousse Design. The spoon has signs of light use with some light marks and scuffs
The Handle flower design is in original condition and clear, crisp detail, with no monograms, removals, repairs or alterations. 9 5/8 inch long, 3.51 Troy ounces.
An excellent basic definition of "repousse" is from STERLING FLATWARE FASHIONS: "Embossed decoration done by hand where the ornamentation is brought up in high relief by driving out the metal from the inside out and then modeled back into detailed form from the front by chasing".
Item ID: 177