A. Stowell Coin Silver Sugar Tongs
Claw end coin silver sugar tongs by A. Stowell, probably Avery W. Stowell of Syracuse, NY, working c. 1842-44. Marked "A. Stowell & Co" incuse and "COIN." incuse. Nice bright cut engraving. Mono "D" in Gothic at curve of handle. These are smaller tongs, only 5 inches long.