Vintage Sterling Silver Ladle w/ Curved Flat Handle Having Raised Floral Design
Description: This is a vintage sterling silver ladle. This ladle has a trapezoidal bowl and a curved and a flat handle, which widens as it moves away from the bowl. The handle, which is nicely curved, has a raised floral design at the top 2/3. The piece is marked on the back with a mark we do not recognize and has the word "STERLING" stamped in it. The ladle is in very good condition and would make a nice addition to your collection or can be used to set an elegant table for your guests. A nice size vintage ladle to add to your collection. Please carefully review the photos as they are part and parcel of our description.
Date: Unknown but we suspect early to mid 20th century.
Origin: Purchased at an estate auction in Southeastern Pennsylvania.
Size: The ladle measures ~9" long, while the bowl is ~3 1/4" by ~3" at the top and is ~1" deep. The piece weighs about 118 grams.
Marks: The piece is marked on the back with a mark we do not recognize and has the word "STERLING" stamped in it.
Distinguishing Characteristics - Most Interesting About The Piece: This is a nicely done vintage sterling silver ladle, which would be a great addition to any collection.
Condition: The ladle is in very good condition with no cracks, breaks, dings or repairs. The piece has some surface scratches but no obvious breaks or losses. The piece is soiled and could benefit from a good cleaning and polishing to bring its full beauty out, but we leave that to the discretion of the new owner. Please see photos for additional condition information.
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