Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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tongs
  • D. Sprunt
  • tongs, 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States or England, United Kingdom
  • silver
  • Object Length/Width: 13.97 x 2.86 cm
    Object Length/Width: 5 1/2 x 1 1/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.3640
Description

Sugar tongs with scroll-like openwork on each side. The tips of the tongs are in the shape of sea shells and the handle has engraved flowers and the letter "L".