Charming sterling silver small ladle mustard spoon by Whiting Manufacturing Co. circa 1890-1900. Pattern is Louis XV. The graceful handle is decorated with scrolls running along the edges of the spoon handle all the way to the beginning of the bowl. Hallmarked on the back, near the bowl with the Whiting pictorial stamp, sterling and the patent. date: 1891. Condition is excellent antique with some minor surface scratching from age and use, not easily seen with the naked eye. This individual serving piece would make a lovely gift or add chic to any table ! Spoon is 5.25" in length and diameter of bowl is 1".