Punch Ladle

John Shields, Irish, active after 1769



Sterling silver, Vermeil

Overall: 15 in. (38.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of John H. Mudie, Class of 1949



Place Made: Ireland, Europe



Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Food Service

Research Area

Decorative Arts

Not on view


Engraved, on handle: J.S. and Z


Possibly Christopher James Hayes (1745-1809), London; Francis Harriet Hayes (1779-1842) and John Young Mudie (1779-1850), London; by descent to John H. Mudie, Santurce, Rhode Island; given to present collection, 1994.

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