Ladle

Henry Cogswell, American, active about 1760

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about 1760

Silver

Overall: 12 5/8 in. (32.1 cm)

Bowl: 4 in. (10.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Mrs. Emerson Morse, Class of 1918W

M.981.81

Geography

Place Made: United States, North America

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Food Service

Research Area

Decorative Arts

Not on view

Inscriptions

Marked on back of handle near bowl: H.Cogswell. [in rectangle]; engraved on handle, in script: EMH / from / ARW

Provenance

Louis A. Dunn Morse (Mrs. Emerson Glover Morse) (1909-1997), Hanover, New Hampshire; given to present collection, 1981.

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