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Sugar Tongs

1976.130 (RS231325)

Description

Silver sugar tongs with tapered square arms, pointed shoulders, and oval bowls.

Details

Maker
Williams, Deodat, 1794 C-1857 (Silversmith)
Date
1820-1840
Inscriptions
"L" (Engraved on the bow)
Location of origin
Boston, 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
1976.130
Credit Line
Gift of Alice Allen Merrell
GUSN
49334

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