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Sugar tongs

Object Number: 
1942.673
Date: 
1900-1925
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 3/4 x 1 5/8 x 3/4 in. ( 12.1 x 4.1 x 1.9 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the arch: "CGT" in script stamped: on the underside of one arm: "GORHAM CO" and an anchor
Description: 
silver bow-form sugar tongs with double-swell fiddle arms with foliate scroll decoration and trefoils at the tips; claw grips with foliate decoration; arch engraved, "CGT" in script; maker's marks stamped on the underside of one arm.
Credit Line: 
Purchase
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group