Rare pair of American 18th century silver sugar tongs, elaborate Rococo shell and scroll design handle with shell form grips, the bridge monogrammed EK, interior bridge marked RH in rectangle (probably Richard Humphreys, b. 1749-d. 1832, working Wilmington, Delaware c. 1771-1796 and Philadelphia, PA). 5 3/8" L, 1.2 oz troy. Provenance: Private Middle Tennessee collection. CONDITION: Excellent condition.
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