Silver spoon with emblem of Malacca fort

The emblem of this silver spoon features the A Famosa, a former Portuguese fortress and a major historical landmark in Malacca. It is made by Mohd Salleh & Sons, a silversmith from Kota Bharu, Kelantan. It is part of a collection of decorative silver spoons which features motifs related to Singapore and Malaysia.

Date/Period
Mid-20th century
Region
Kelantan
Dimension
Object size: 1.2 x 11.5 x 2.3 cm
Accession No.
2018-00791
Material
metal
Collection of
National Museum of Singapore
Credit Line
Gift of Mr Yee Chia Hsing, in memory of his father, Mr Yee Koi Yew
Category
Folklife Collection