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Dessert spoon: M.1-2014

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Maker: Eaton, Elizabeth





Legal notes

Given by Jane Ewart

Place(s) associated

  • London ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2014-01-27) by Ewart, Jane


Mid 19th century
Victoria I
Date letter 1845 CE - 1846 CE


Elizabeth Eaton was the widow of William Eaton of 16 Jewin Crescent, Aldersgate Street, London

School or Style


Components of the work


Materials used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: monarch's head
  • Method of creation: Struck
  • Type: Hallmark

Inscription present: gothic

  • Text: probably k
  • Method of creation: Struck
  • Type: Hall mark
  • Text: leopard's head
  • Method of creation: Struck
  • Type: Hallmark
  • Text: EE
  • Method of creation: Struck
  • Type: Maker's mark
  • Text: arrowhead
  • Type: Journeyman's mark
  • Text: W
  • Location: On handle
  • Method of creation: Engraved
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.1-2014
Primary reference Number: 200919
Entry from number: 1090
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 10 March 2015 Updated: Thursday 7 November 2019 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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