Antique American Coin Silver Fiddle Pattern Shell Sugar Tongs Wilson c1835


Early 19th century American shell end silver sugar tongs in the classic fiddle pattern. Marked with the mark of Robert & William Willson of Philadelphia, PA, active under this mark 1825-1846.


The tongs are 6 1/2 inches long and weigh 62g. They are monogrammed with what appears to be JJJ.