18th Century Swedish Spoon

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18th Century Swedish Spoon

Postby Granmaa » Fri Apr 30, 2010 8:40 am

Does anyone recognise the marks on the Swedish spoon? Also, does this the pattern of spoon have a special name?

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Postby oel » Fri Apr 30, 2010 9:48 am

The maker's marl LS for Lorens Stabeus, working in Stockholm 1745-1778

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Postby oel » Fri Apr 30, 2010 9:54 am

Hi , found some more information about Lorents Stabeus
Lorents (Lars) Stabeus, working as silversmith in Gothenburg since 1729, 1735 master, worked from 1745 in Stockholm, alterman in the Stockholm Goldsmiths Guild 1761-70. Well-known, high quality works, represented in several churches and museums. Produced mainly corpus items.

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Postby Granmaa » Fri Apr 30, 2010 3:36 pm

Thank you for that, Oel, and sorry for making the photos so small.

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Stockholm spoons year letter »r« = 1753

Postby silverport » Fri Apr 30, 2010 3:37 pm

Hello

In a table of 17 and 18 century Stockholm year letters is the Gothic minuscule letter r registered for 1753.

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Postby Granmaa » Fri Apr 30, 2010 5:00 pm

Thank you very much.

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