James ROBERTSON, Sugar tongs, fiddle pattern Enlarge 1 /1


Renfrew, Scotland 1781 – Maitland, New South Wales 5 January 1868

Sugar tongs, fiddle pattern c.1920-1970 Place made: Australia
Materials & Technique: metalwork, sugar tongs, silver Manufacturer's Mark: stamped on the inside of both arms, 'JR NSW'

Primary Insc: no inscription
Secondary Insc: no inscription
Tertiary Insc: no inscription
Dimensions: tongs 15.7 h x 3.7 w x 1.7 d
Acknowledgement: Gift of John M. Houstone, 2014
Accession No: NGA 2014.1022