BALTIMORE, MARYLAND, OR POSSIBLY PHILADELPHIA, COIN SILVER SAUCE LADLE
Price Realized: $120.00
Sold Date: Nov 20, 2021
ovoid bowl with shaped rim on a pointed-tip handle with engraved decoration and a small, possibly original applied hook to back. Marked “GL” twice to back of handle for Gabriel Lewyn (Liwyn, Lewin) of Annapolis, MD (active before c.1770), Baltimore, MD (active c. 1770-1780), and reportedly Philadelphia, PA (active c.1780-1790). Total weight: 1.685 ozt.
Good overall condition with some wear, surface scratches, and nicks, bowl with repair at terminal of handle, possible repair to one end edge, and a few dents, handle with worn spots to engraving.