Sugar Tongs

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1870-1890

GUSN

GUSN-47977

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

sugar tongs
silver (metal)
Tongs, Serving
Tongs, Sugar
Silver
Reeding
Japonais
Tongs, Sugar

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Gorham Manufacturing Co. (Silversmith)

Location of Origin

Providence, RI, USA

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.704

Places

Rhode Island (United States)