About the object
Beautifully executed WILLIAM & MARY trefid spoon of very good weight.
Maker: Lawrence Jones. London 1694.
Engraved with a Widow's lozenge and her Arms.
Arms: Widow of Sir John Stonehouse (1639-c1700) 2nd Baronet of Radley, impaling Briggs for his marriage (October 1668) to Martha, widow of Richard Spencer and heiress of Robert Briggs.
This is a beautiful spoon with very crisp hallmarks stamped on the reverse and the coat of arms indicats that this spoon is steeped in history.