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Sugar Tongs

A work made of silver.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of silver.

Date:

1741/75

Artist:

John Tanner
American, 1713–1785
Newport, Rhode Island

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Americas

Artist

John Tanner

Title

Sugar Tongs

Place

Newport (Artist's nationality)

Date

c. 1741–1775

Medium

Silver

Dimensions

10.5 × 4.1 × 1.2 cm (4 1/8 × 1 5/8 × 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of the Antiquarian Society through Mrs. James C. Hutchins Jr.

Reference Number

1949.116

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