American Decorative Arts
Maker: James Ward, American, 1768–1856

Sugar Tongs

ca. 1800–1810

Silver

L. 6 3/16 in. (157 mm.)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1936.193
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Flatware
Geography: 
Made in Hartford, Connecticut
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Francis P. Garvan, New York, to 1936; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Kathryn C. Buhler and Graham Hood, American Silver in the Yale University Art Gallery, 2 vols. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1970), vol. 1, p. 257, no. 410.

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