Louis Braille souvenir spoon

Spoon, Souvenir

Accession Number: 2001.115

Description: The front of the spoon handle is fluted with a small, raised floral design. The tip of the handle has a raised image of Louis Braille, with "1809 Louis Braille 1852" in a decorative banner, in raised letters, directly beneath. Above the image is an oval shape containing, in raised letters, "Centenver Blinden 1869." The back of the spoon is smooth, and in the center of the handle is stamped "O6 HAC S[?]."

Date Made: n.d.

Credit Line: Museum Purchase, 2001.115

Subjects: Braille, Louis. Noted individuals. Souvenirs.

Dimension Notes: 4 7/8 in. length ; 1 3/4 length x 3/4 width bowl of spoon

Made: unknown

Material: Silver

Exhibit Label: Louis Braille souvenir spoon

Updated: 07/25/2014