Souvenir Spoon, Naples, Italy

Date: c. 1908
Dimensions: 8 3/8 L
Materials: Silver with enamels

Indecipherable marks on reverse of handle.


Inscribed on enameled band on upper part of handle: Napoli.

Credit: Gift of Misses Eva L. Moore and Nettie T. Moore
Accession Number: 1973.4.17.2
Mary de Camp Banks (Mrs. Robert Lenox Banks) collected souvenir spoons from travel destinations in North America and Europe. She added this spoon from Naples, Italy, to her collection in 1908. It was one of three acquired in Italy along with a spoon from Lugano and Taormina.