Art nouveau, Arts and crafts
Price range: Reserved
An early Liberty Cymric spoon by Archibald Knox. The “Satis” is a very early Archibald Knox design dated London 1899, the original drawing is held at the Silver Studio Archive, MODA. This is a rare spoon, I have had one previously, see stock code A218 in the Archive. Heavy!
To see an identical Satis spoon and its original design drawing see Simon Moore’s book on arts and crafts silver spoons “Artists’ spoons and related table cutlery”, pages 66-67.
Maker: Liberty & Co
Designer: Archibald Knox (Satis)
Date : 1899
Marks: L&Co, London, d
Material: Sterling silver
Weight : 100 grams, 3.5 oz total