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Sugar Tongs

1971.1481 (RS231212)

Description

Silver sugar tongs with tapered arms and claw shaped bowls.

Details

Maker
Thomas Aspinwall Davis & Co. (Silversmith)
Date
1825-1845
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Used At Rundlet-May House. Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
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
Dimensions
1 3/4 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1481
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
48631

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