Antique scarce Gorham 1892 sterling silver. 925, gold wash, figural American actress souvenir spoon of Agnes Booth. Agnes was married to the actor Junius Brutus Booth Jr, the brother of John Wilkes Booth, who was the assassin of President Abraham Lincoln. In 1892, Gorham issued a set of fifteen actress spoons for the Actor’s Fund Fair held that same year in New York City. Production was limited to 250 sets. Each spoon featured a dimensional bust of a famous stage actress & included a facsimile of her signature. The spoon is NOT monogrammed, is marked with the Gorham Lion Anchor G mark Sterling, measures approximately 4 3/8 inches long, & weighs. The spoon is in very good antique estate condition. NO DENTS OR REPAIRS. THERE IS SOME LIGHT SCRATCHING, WORN WASH & WEAR CONSISTENT WITH THE AGE OF THE PIECE & LIGHTER USAGE. THERE IS GLARE & REFLECTION IN SOME OF THE 12 PHOTOS. Please look for other interesting items in the days and weeks ahead! We will make every attempt to give you true and accurate representation on all our items. The item “GORHAM Actress SOUVENIR Spoon AGNES BOOTH STERLING SILVER Gold Wash SCARCE NM” is in sale since Wednesday, July 7, 2021. This item is in the category “Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (.925)\Souvenir Spoons”. The seller is “vintagefindsinthepines” and is located in Pinehurst, North Carolina. This item can be shipped to United States.
- GORHAM,ACTRESS,SOUVENIR,SPOON,925: AGNES,BOOTH,GOLD,WASH,1892,STERLING,SILVER
- Type: Souvenir Spoons
- Style: Figural
- Age: 1892
- Pattern: Actress
- Composition: Sterling Silver (.925)
- Brand: Gorham