Small silver ladle with hooks on back and front of handle. Handle is engraved with pattern. Most likely used to serve cream. May have been given as a birth, marriage, or death spoon in Dutch custom. X in circle silver mark (For date 1857) inside bowl. "JF J75" (maker's mark), a lion passant (Dutch mark for .833 purity), and Minerva's head (duty mark) are silver marks on back of handle. 5 1/2 x 2 x 1 1/2, 3/4 oz. Dutch, 1857.