Sterling silver berry spoon in Isis pattern. Made by Gorham in Providence, ca 1870. Narrow cylindrical stem with split volute scrolls mounted to deep round bow. Applied to bowl are coiled serpent and wings. Bowl interior and ornament gilt. Rectilinear terminal engraved with personal name or place (Lyman) and year 1871. A desirable piece in the rare Egyptian Revival pattern. In leather-bound and silk-lined case. Hallmark from last quarter of 19th century. Very good condition.
Length: 9 3/8 in. Weight: 3 troy ounces. #BJ752