apostle spoons

1) Sets of silver spoons which have figures of the apostles on the end.

1540 a dussen silver spoones with thappostles gilted of ther endes, Wassand

1555 one siluer spone one of the xij Apostles, Stanley. The abbreviation to ‘postle’ was frequent: 1567 half a dossen silver spoones with the postles heads vjs viijd, Mortham

1578 5 sylver spones with postelles on with gilded endes, Stockeld

1600 one dossen silver spones lyke Postils fassion, Hull.

spellings postle spoons
dates 1540 1555 1567 1578 1600

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