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Sugar tongs

Object Number: 
Overall: 5 5/8 x 2 1/4 x 1/2 in. ( 14.3 x 5.7 x 1.3 cm )
engraved: in a reserve: "IBC" in gothic script stamped: on the undersides of the arms: "TT" in an oval, and a lion passant in a rectangle
silver bow-form sugar tongs with bright-cut decoration around oval reserve on the arms and circular grips; one reserve engraved, "IBC" in gothic script and the other engraved with the Corse family crest, a crowned lion rampant on fess; maker's marks stamped on the inside of the arms.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lena Cadwalader Evans
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group