Victorian Gilt Silver Sugar Shovel Spoon by Isaac Foligno
English Mid Victorian Gilt Silver Sugar Shovel Spoon by Isaac Foligno. The handle moulded with grape leaves and clusters on vines. Shovel shaped bowl.
Marked to underside: Queen’s head Panther date letter Q for 1851 and I and F in a modified Venn diagram within a rectangle.
Isaac Folgino, Jewish silversmith, worked at Bethnal Green. Circa 1797 - 1857.
This lovely spoon would make a glorious way to serve sugar in anyone’s tea or coffee.
4 5/8” L.
Minor wear to gilt plating, light scratched to bowl.