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Tongs

Maker:
Garret Schanck (1768–1795)
Date:
ca. 1790
Geography:
Made in New York, New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
L. 6 1/4 in. (15.9 cm)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Alphonso T. Clearwater, 1933
Accession Number:
33.120.602
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: inscribed in block letters: C / W A

Marking: marked twice in rectangle in shaded capitals: G. SCHANCK
Alphonso T. Clearwater, Kingston, New York, until died 1933
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