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Sugar Tongs, probably ca. 1775-1783

  • Elias Davis, American, ca. 1746 - 1783


  • Overall: 5 1/4 inches (13.3 cm)

Gift of Mrs. E. B. Gibbs



American Art before 1950

  • Silver
  • Tableware
  • Sugar tongs
  • Sugar tongs

Stamped: E.D., [lion passant]

Etched and engravved: A E D

1923-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Elias Davis, Sugar Tongs, probably ca. 1775-1783, silver. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. E. B. Gibbs, 23.51.