Egg tongs

possibly about 1809
Unidentified artist


Dimensions

20.32 x 2.54 x 5.08 cm (8 x 1 x 2 in.)

Accession Number

64.1892

Medium or Technique

Pewter

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Pewter

Inscription

"1809" stamped on handle side.

Markings

Unmarked

Provenance

Early history unknown; part of the bequest to the MFA from Mrs. Stephen S. FitzGerald, Weston, Massachusetts, in 1964.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Stephen S. FitzGerald