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Tongs

Maker:
Otto W. Parisen (active ca. 1826)
Date:
ca. 1820
Geography:
Made in New York, New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
L. 7 in. (17.8 cm)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Alphonso T. Clearwater, 1933
Accession Number:
33.120.592
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: inscribed in script: E S [monogram]

Marking: marked in rectangle in shaded roman capitals on either arm: PARISEN
Alphonso T. Clearwater, Kingston, New York, until died 1933
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