Large Vintage Sterling Silver The Maidenhead Spoon Fitted Case/COA. It is an authentic replica of an early Elizabethan Maidenhead Spoon, one of the most popular and charming of all Medieval and Tudor figure spoons. The gilt finial shows the head and shoulders of the Virgin Mary. It features a larger than normal bowl. It weighs a substantial 38.2 grams and measures approx. 15.0 cm in length. It is fully hallmarked with the makers mark "JBC&S LTD" for J B Chatterley & Sons Ltd, the lion passant, the London assay mark(in the bowl) and the date letter "C" for 1977 as well as the special Silver Jubilee Queens Head mark. It has The "ER" and Crown plus 1952 - 1977 engraved in the bowl. It is in really excellent new condition, the gilt finish on the Virgin Mary is worn but it still looks amazing, it comes in its original fitted case with its certificate.