On June 25, 1788, Virginia was admitted to the union, becoming the 10th state. This tiny spoon is from Newport News, Virginia and although there are no makers marks on the back to help narrow down the age, it probably dates back to the early 1900s.
Happy Pride weekend, everyone! Here’s a festive spoon from the great state of Hawaii with a beautiful rainbow on the badge and a dangly pineapple hanging below. Because nothing says “love is love is love is love is love is love is love is love” like a dangly pineapple.
Captain George Vancouver was born in Norfolk, England on June 22 in 1757. (I’m a day late!) Captain Vancouver is most famous for exploring and charting the Pacific Northwest coastline from 1791 to 1795. He leaves behind two cities that bear his name, one in southwest Washington State and the other in British Columbia, Canada […]