E & M Perez Ellen and Michael Perez
Home
 
Rare Southern SUGAR TONGS Thomas S. Spear 1858

browse these categories for related items...
Directory: Archives: Decorative Art: Pre 1900: item # 1187691

Please refer to our stock # ad190 when inquiring.

Click to view additional online
photographs:
1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6


E & M Perez
Archer
FL
352-495-4086

Guest Book

SOLD

Rare Southern SUGAR TONGS Thomas S. Spear  1858
These Fiddle design sugar tongs were made by Thomas S. Spear, working in Columbus, Georgia, (1858-). They measure 6 3/8" and are inscribed on one side "Nettie" and have a cursive monogram on the end. They are stamped T. Spear on each interior side. Good condition, with some scratches and abrasions from use, they also still have a good deal of "spring". Dating to the Civil War era, they are a nice example of coin silver from a known Southern silversmith.


Page design by TROCADERO © 1998-2013 View Cart
Categories Shops Join Terms Critique Map Help