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Sugar Tongs

1928.1146 (RS231329)

Description

Silver sugar tongs with tapered arms, pointed shoulders, and elliptical bowls. Shell design.

Details

Maker
Stickney, M. P. (Silversmith)
Date
1820-1830
Inscriptions
"MWH" (Engraved on the bow)
Location of origin
Newburyport, MA, USA
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Utensils
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
silver (metal)
sugar tongs
Tongs, Serving
Tongs, Sugar
Accession Number
1928.1146
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Alice M. Patten
GUSN
32417

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