4 April 2007
A German silver spoon
Mark of Friederich Schulte, Hamburg, circa 1690
With auricular scroll handle, the bowl interior engraved with flowerhead, marked on reverse of the bowl
18.2 cm. long
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A similar spoon by the same maker, circa 1690, is illustrated in E. Schliemann ed., Die Goldschmiede Hamburgs, Hamburg, 1985, vol. 3, p. 87, fig. 174.
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