On View Barbara Weld Putnam Gallery, level 1
- English silversmith
- Sugar tongs, about 1800
- L: 5 in (L: 12.7 cm)
- Bequest of Miss Alice T. Endicott, 1964
makers mark IC; not identifiable as only other mark is lion passant
These are silver sugar tongs. They have a makers mark of IC and a lion passant mark. The tongs are of a bright cut design with a classical urn and feather design on the ends.
- American Decorative Arts exhibition, Peabody Essex Museum; June 03, 2003 through Present