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American Decorative Arts
Maker: Bassett and Warford, w. c. 1800 - 1805

Sugar tongs

1800–1805

Silver

17 11/16 in. (45 cm)
Gift of Alan R. Kossack
1985.85.187
Geography: 
Made in Albany, New York
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Flatware
Provenance: 

Mr. Kossack purchased this pair of tongs from Nathan Liverant & Son of Colchester, Conn.

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