Fifteen American Coin Silver Teaspoons
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Including a set of six teaspoons with mark of Edward & David Kinsey of Cincinnati, OH (active 1844-1861), engraved "C. Carl" (6.25 in.); a set of five teaspoons with mark of N. Matson and period engraving; and four teaspoons with mark of E. Jaccard & Co. of St. Louis, MO (active 1852-1901), period engravings.
9.4 total troy oz.
The Lifelong Collection of Keith and Caroline Gray, Charlotte, NC. Keith and Caroline Gray were passionate about antiques, art, and history. Together they attended antique shows and auctions for decades – assembling a collection particularly strong on American coin silver, Asian art, historical documents, early images, and English ceramics. Both were longtime supporters of the Mint Museum in Charlotte, with Caroline serving in multiple capacities from docent to a member of the acquisitions board and trustee. Caroline translated her love of material culture into a successful career, becoming a certified property appraiser in Charlotte.
Good estate condition - some minor denting to bowls.