Eating spoon #5: Maidenhead knop.
- Time period: late 14th Century
- Origin: England
- Materials: Food Grade Pewter
- Product Dimensions: Length; 15 cm
Dating from as early as 1375, this spoon has a knop depicting a lady, possibly the Virgin Mary. The ornate headdress helps to date the spoon from other spoons with similar depictions of fashionably adorned ladies.
1300 - 1400 AD