Silver teaspoons, Portland, ca. 1830

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These silver teaspoons were created by a Portland silversmith, Eleazar Wyer and a member of the Maine Charitable Mechanic Association (MCMA). He served as president of MCMA from 1828 to 1831. The teaspoons were donated to the organization by Mrs. Leslie W. Moseley in 1960.

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  • Title: Silver teaspoons, Portland, ca. 1830
  • Creator: Eleazar Wyer
  • Creation Date: circa 1830
  • Subject Date: circa 1830
  • Location: Portland, Cumberland County, ME
  • Media: Silver spoons
  • Object Type: Physical Object

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Mechanics' Hall
519 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101

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