Outstanding sterling silver serving spoon. This exceptional spoon features the figure of Apollo, upon an ionic column, beautifully detailed on the both the front and back. The shield shaped bowl has a chariot centerpiece with three horses. On the upper corners of the bowl are rams heads in profile. The detail throughout is amazing. Imported from Hanau, it carries the English sterling hallmarks for London, 1894, along with the importers mark of BM, for Berthold Muller.
The spoon measures 6.25 inches long by 3.25 inches wide, and weighs 47.6 grams. It is in excellent condition, and dates to the late Victorian period, c. 1894.