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Scissor tongs

Scissor-action tongs with shell-shaped ends.

Inscription

"G" where??

Marks

Manufacturing logo..."W" in an oval supported by a griffin (?) and "Sterling"

Provenance

Lent by Dr. Samuel A. Green, November 21, 1906.

Credit Line

Bequest of Dr. Samuel A. Green

about 1870–1900

Object Place

United States

Accession Number

19.1401

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware