18th/19th Century Joseph Lownes Coin Silver Serving Ladle or Soup / Punch Bowl Ladle
This piece is from a great American silversmith, beautiful bright-cut engraved geometric borders with bellflowers. Tastefully monogrammed "WL" as shown. Lownes is one of Americas premiere silversmiths represented in numerous museums and collections including The Metropolitan Museum of Art. This is a fine example of his work and ready to grace any table in the home.
Hallmarked J. Lownes on underside.
Late 18th Century/Early 19th Century.
Condition is excellent.
Overall 13" long. Approx. 5.5 troy oz.