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Tongs

Maker:
J. S. Porter (1783–1862)
Date:
1800–1810
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
L. 5 7/8 in. (14.9 cm)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Alphonso T. Clearwater, 1933
Accession Number:
33.120.594
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: inscribed in script: I M [monogram]

Marking: marked twice in shape in italics: I S Porter
Alphonso T. Clearwater, Kingston, New York, until died 1933
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