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Sugar Tongs

Description

Sterling silver sugar tongs with chicken claw ends, each with three talons. Each tag has beaded and stamped decoration including c-scrolls and a leaf.

Details

Maker
Gilbert, F. S. (Manufacturer)
Date
1890-1920
Inscriptions
"G Sterling" (stamped)
Material
silver (metal)
stamping (marking)
sterling silver
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
silver (metal)
stamping (marking)
sterling silver
sugar tongs
Tongs, Sugar
Dimensions
3 1/4 x 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1993.689
Credit Line
Bequest of Eleanor Fayerweather
GUSN
175592

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