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Sugar Tongs

1969.704 (RS231331)

Description

Silver sugar tongs with tapered arms and an oval bowl. Fluted design.

Details

Maker
Gorham Manufacturing Co. (Silversmith)
Date
1870-1890
Location of origin
Providence, RI, USA
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Utensils
Places
Rhode Island (United States)
Descriptive terms
Japonais
Reeding
Silver
silver (metal)
sugar tongs
Tongs, Serving
Tongs, Sugar
Accession Number
1969.704
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
47977

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