An early 18th century unmarked silver Mote Spoon.
An early 18th century unmarked silver Mote Spoon, circa 1720. The bowl pierced with plain round holes.
The earliest mote spoons had plain pierced bowls. Ornamented piercing began in the mid-1720’s.
Length – 14.90cm.; Width – 3.0 cm.; Weight – 6 gms.