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Bow tongs, from set with sugar urn

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Provenance

Buhler Entry: John Amory, Jr. (1759-1832), m. Katharine Willard (1761-1831), 1792, great-grandparents of Martha (Codman) Karolik, the donor.

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik

Federal period, 1790–1800

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 436

Dimensions

14.13 cm (5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

64.916

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware