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Object ID 1927.001.006
Object Name Ladle
Collection Silver
Credit line Gift of the Estate of Mrs. Thomas S. Bellah
Date circa 1768
Made John David
Makers mark Marked "I David" in a rectangular cartouche
Description Silver Rococo-style ladle with a circular shallow bowl and high arched handle that widens at the end. It is marked on the handle with "JEB" in script (face of end) and also "Bellah 1768" in script on the underside.
Dimensions L-14.75 inches
Dimension Details diameter of bowl is 3 3/4"; handle is 11" long
Owned Bellah family
Subjects Silver
Tableware
People David, John
Bellah, Thomas
Search Terms Ladles
Soup Ladles
Silver
John David
Eighteenth Century
Material Silver
Place of Origin Philadelphia, PA