This beautiful sterling spoon by Shepard Mfg.with its gold wash bowl is in very good condition. Some of the green on the wording in the bowl is missing but regardless a beautiful spoon. The handle is very ornate on both sides. The front has a frog holding an umbrella, 1859 The Union scene. The reverse has justice holding the American shield and eagle. Very nice piece. It is 5 1/2" in length and weighs 20.5 grams of sterling.