This item from Clovercroft Antiques is now in the Shop Backroom.
More from Clovercroft Antiques
Antique American Coin Silver Shell Shape Ladle Josephine Pattern Ca 1850
For your consideration is this beautiful American coin silver ladle with shell shaped bowl. The pattern is Josephine. The ladle measures 7 3/4" long. The bowl is 2 3/4" wide. The delicate handle terminates in a raised work achanthus leaf. This is a very beautiful example of very elegant silver work. Josephine pattern was chosen by Mary Todd Lincoln for the White House . The ladle is in excellent condition.