Four Nashville Coin Silver Spoons, Paul Negrin
Four Nashville, Tennessee coin silver teaspoons with rounded fiddle handles and rounded fins, marked in rectangle P. NEGRIN (The book TENNESSEE SILVERSMITHS by Dr. Benjamin H. Caldwell lists Paul Negrin working in Nashville from 1823-1844. He was one of the eight men who formed the Association of Watchmakers, Silversmiths and Jewellers of Nashville in 1836.). 5-3/8"L, 1.42 oz troy. Provenance: descended in an early Middle Tennessee family.
All with some light wear and denting to bowls, two have some spots of persistent tarnish/pitting and one of those has a slight (minor) bend to handle. All spoons have illegible rubbed monograms.