Engraved Coin Silver Serving Spoon Circa 1825-1859
Maker W. Mc Grew, 1800-1859, Cincinnati, Ohio. Was an active Silver smith between 1825 until his death in 1859. This gorgeous serving spoon is engraved BEH. What a magnificent 25th Wedding anniversary or Wedding gift.
(Rainwater, "Encyclopedia of American Silver Manufacturers," ©1986.)
DIMENSIONS: 9” long x bowl is 1 7/8” wide end of handle is 1 ¼” wide
CONDITION: I have lightly polished it but polishing silver is not my way to zen so it could stand another polishing. The very tip of the handle has one tiny dent. It can be felt more easily than seen.