A set of sterling silver tongs c1950 made by the AEM - 'AE' in a heart shaped 'M' with an Eagle 23 mark and 'Hecho en Mexico'. AEM (ATE in some references) was a high quality prolific manufacturer of mid-century quality silver. No monograms. Polished and in very good condition with few usage marks. Mass 77g, Length 260mm, Width 45mm.