Central American Spoons

Guatamala

This spoon from Guatamala features a bowl which is comprised of seven small silver coins soldered together. The finial is hand cutout from another coin and the delicate workmanship is quite superb. The finial says "libertad 25 de Septembre 1821". The spoon was made after 1896

A hand made and engraved bird and indian demi's


Panama

Panama is home to the Panama Canal which divides the country into two parts. The canal which was completed in 1915 was the greatest engineering achievement in the world at that time in history.

This silver plated spoon features a hand painted enamel picture of a ship in one of the canal's locks

This silver plated spoon features a transfer print of a stone blockhouse on the canal

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