American sterling silver berry or casserole spoon in the Heraldic pattern by The Whiting Manufacturing Company, c.1880.
This ornate, elegant serving spoon with a gilt, scalloped bowl and a period monogram Y (?) on the front of the handle, is 8 3/8" long and weighs 95 grams or 3 ozs. Troy.
Monogrammed as described above, the soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.
The excellent original condition and clear detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.