This is a Gilt Sterling Silver Heavy Coffee Spoon with Beautiful Enameling on the Flowers. It is marked with the early trademark for Reed & Barton on the back of the handle and is part of a floral series that they manufactured. This spoon a little beauty and is not flimsy at all. It has Floral Flowers of Hollyhocks on the handle in colors of Pink, White with shadowing and fine realistic detail of the orange and yellow middle flower parts. This spoon is part of a Specialty Floral Pattern Series named "Harlequin". This Pattern is a Variation Set of (12) different Flowers / Series by Reed & Barton. It measures 5 1/4" in length. This is the only pieces of this pattern that we have seen with overall Gilt on the Spoon and with the beautifully done Enameling on the flowers. This is a rare and very Beautiful Spoon to behold.
Antique Sterling Silver, Jewelry, Napkin Rings, Victorian Objects