Mar 10, 2020
Mar 10, 2020

Dessert Spoon with Hunt Scenes

Dessert Spoon with Hunt Scenes

c. 1822

Part of a set. See all set records

Paul Storr

(British, 1771–1844)

Gilt silver

Overall: 22.5 x 4.6 x 3.5 cm (8 7/8 x 1 13/16 x 1 3/8 in.)

Bequest of Nicholas J. Velloney 2003.244.2



Paul Storr was perhaps the most famous and successful English silversmith working in the early 19th century. This fork and spoon were originally part of a larger set. The exceptionally high quality of the metalworking and gilding of these pieces is typical of Storr's work.

See also
Decorative Arts
Type of artwork: 
Gilt silver

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