Antique 1776 Georgian Sheffield English W & Co Sterling Silver Sugar Tongs

Antique 1776 Georgian Sheffield English W & Co Sterling Silver Sugar Tongs
Antique 1776 Georgian Sheffield English W & Co Sterling Silver Sugar Tongs
Antique 1776 Georgian Sheffield English W & Co Sterling Silver Sugar Tongs
Antique 1776 Georgian Sheffield English W & Co Sterling Silver Sugar Tongs
Antique 1776 Georgian Sheffield English W & Co Sterling Silver Sugar Tongs

Antique 1776 Georgian Sheffield English W & Co Sterling Silver Sugar Tongs

Lovely antique Sheffield, England Georgian sterling silver sugar tongs. 5.75"l (2.5"w at widest), weigh approx.

In antique condition, displaying general surface wear, scratches, and tarnish consistent with age, as well as some casting imperfections/production roughness - see pictures. The tong arms are not perfectly aligned and, while the tongs are functional, their movement is somewhat stunted. Stamped with British sterling lion passant, Sheffield crown, letter "R" (1776) date mark, and W & Co. Visit our store to see our complete selection of offerings from several categories including antiques, jewelry & handbags, sterling silver, porcelain, and more. Auctiva offers Free Image Hosting and Editing. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (. The seller is "whiteroomauction" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.925)
  • Type: Sugar Tongs
  • Age: Pre-1800
  • Brand: W & Co.
    Antique 1776 Georgian Sheffield English W & Co Sterling Silver Sugar Tongs