American Decorative Arts
Maker: Barzillai Benjamin, 1774–1844

Sugar tongs

ca. 1825

Silver

Length: 152 mm Weight: 26 g
Gift of Alan R. Kossack
1985.85.195
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Flatware
Geography: 
Possibly made in New Haven, Connecticut
or possibly made in Bridgeport, Connecticut
or possibly made in New York, New York
Status: 
Not on view
Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.