Tea Tongs

A work made of silver.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of silver.

Date:

1785/1800

Artist:

John D. Germon
American, active 1782–1825
Philadelphia

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American Art

Artist

John D. Germon

Title

Tea Tongs

Origin

United States

Date

c. 1785–1800

Medium

Silver

Inscriptions

Engraved "TW"; marked: "IG"

Dimensions

14.6 × 4.5 cm (5 3/4 × 1 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Through prior acquisition of the Emily Crane Chadbourne Collection; Stanley and Polly Stone Foundation Endowment

Reference Number

1991.109

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