Hester Bateman Silver Basting Spoon, 1782

Hester Bateman silver basting spoon 1782
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Basting Spoon - Old English Pattern - London 1782 by Hester Bateman - 29.2cm long; 93g - JV/1592

This is a very elegant silver basting spoon made Hester Bateman, "The Queen of English Silversmiths".

This 12" long spoon would have been used for a variety of serving and basting purposes and is variously known as a basting, gravy or stuffing spoon. It is in the Old English pattern and benefits from being free of any personalised engravings.It has a great set of hallmarks including the cherished "HB" maker's mark in script. This excellent spoon remains in fine condition.