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Sugar Tongs

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Marks

"[pellet] REVERE" within a rectangle is stamped on inside of tongs.

Provenance

Buhler 1972: Hannah Quincy (1763-1839), m. Aaron Hill; descended in the family to the donor.

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Grace W. Treadwell

about 1780

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 552

Dimensions

12.7 cm (5 in.)

Accession Number

1970.402

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware