Davis & Galt Antique Sterling Silver Pea Spoon, Philadelphia, c. 1890’s
Sometimes referred to as ‘Paisley’, this lovely handle is designed with exotic swirling and foliate patterns. Detail of the Davis & Galt Sterling Silver Pea Spoon, c. 1890’sThe large, circular, gilt bowl is wonderfully pierced in the form of a flower. The back of the handle is plain and engraved ‘DAW’ at the top.
This rare pea spoon is marked with Davis & Galt’s trademark, ‘STERLING’ and by the Boston retailer ‘BIGELOW, KENNARD & CO. It measures 9.25 inches long, weighs 2.60 troy ounces and is in very good antique condition with light even wear to the original gilding.