Sugar Tongs

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1816-1821

GUSN

GUSN-54458

Description

Silver sugar tongs with tapered arms and claw shaped bowls.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sugar tongs
silver (metal)
Tongs, Serving
Tongs, Sugar
Tongs, Sugar

Inscription

"LHL" (Engraved on the bow)

Maker

Welles & Gelston (Silversmith)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Credit Line

Bequest of Edgar J. Rollins

Accession Number

1946.654

Places

Massachusetts (United States)