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Sugar Tongs

1969.640.6 (RS231235)

Description

Silver sugar tongs with tapered arms, squared shoulders, and pointed oval bowls. Antique design.

Details

Maker
Lias Brothers (Silversmith)
Date
1841
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Utensils
Descriptive terms
silver (metal)
sugar tongs
Tongs, Serving
Tongs, Sugar
Accession Number
1969.640.6
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
47903
Reference Notes
Culme, John, Author. Nineteenth Century Silver. Felthan, England: Hamlyn Publishing Group, 1977.

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