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Sugar Tongs

1969.662 (RS231326)

Description

Silver sugar tongs with tapered arms and claw shaped bowls. Antique pattern.

Details

Maker
Crosby & Morse (Silversmith)
Date
1861-1863
Inscriptions
Struck, engraved on bow and shank: B CROSBY & MORSE. 925 [inside circle]
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
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
1969.662
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
47941

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