Tiffany "Floral" Sterling Silver Bon Bon Tongs
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Identified as bon bon tongs in William Hood's reference "Tiffany Silver Flatware," this item measures 3 1/2" long and weighs just over .4 T. oz.
The pattern is a "Wild Rose," which is one of twelve motifs Tiffany produced in its "Floral" series. They have cupped grips with central ridges and gold washed finishes. The arch is plain, without a monogram or removal.
The condition is mint. There is no evidence whatsoever of wear and no damage. Marks are "Tiffany & Co.," "M," and "Sterling." The "M" dates this 1875-91.