Silver : An American Art Form
Object Name:
Tongs, Sugar
Date:
1891
Description:
Sides of tongs ornamented with Rococco scrolls qnd a small shell at end; three tines jointed and pointed like clawed feet;a curving piece joining sides is plain and smooth, as is inside of tongs. Inside of tongs: small "W" in circle right up against a griffin; "STERLING PAT. 1891"; outside: letter "S" engraved, in script.
Object ID:
1997.5.230
Dimensions:
W-1 L-3 inches
Material:
Silver
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