Robert Wade, Taunton
APOSTLE SPOON, ST. BARTHOLOMEW
maker's mark RW stamped thrice to the stem and once to the bowl, circa 1635
silver-gilt, rear of bowl prick-engraved with flowers above initials W.P over A.G over 1657
length: 18.4cm., 7 1/4 in.; weight: 56gr., 1oz. 16dwt.
active mid-17th century
Christie's London, The Paterson Collection, 10 November 1998, lot 75