Silver Sugar Tongs

Tongs

Creator:

Werner, T.

Date:

1896 - 1908

Materials:

Silver

Dimensions:

H 4.75 in x W 1.125 in

Accession Number:

41.87

Credit Line:

FRH Museum Collection

Description

Silver sugar tongs. Engraved Art Nouveau style floral design on sides, on bow are initials AИЛ (probably for Avksentii Ivanovich Luchinskii). Ends of tongs are spoon-shaped. Same design and initials as on 45.87 (teaglass holder) and 45.87 (cigarette box).

Inscriptions & Markings

Marks: 84, kokoshnik facing left, AB in oval; T. WERNER i Ska; anchor in oval (mark of Hapsal, Estonia).