Aesthetic sterling silver stuffing spoon in Gipsy pattern. Made by Shiebler in New York, ca 1881. Tapering handle with oval terminal with dense and stylized low-relief leafing tendril and feathering on stippled ground. Beaded cartouche has engraved interlaced monogram. Oval bowl engraved with stylized flowers. A wonderful period piece. Fully marked including maker’s stamp and phrase “Pat.81”. Very good condition with nice patina.
Length: 12 1/2 in. Weight: 5.5 troy ounces. #BS723