Russian Silver Sugar Tongs Hand Engraved Bright Cut Floral Motif Details c.1890 - image 1 of 11

Item Title:
Russian Silver Sugar Tongs Hand Engraved Bright Cut Floral Motif Details c.1890

Creator:
Unidentified silversmith.

Materials and Techniques:
Cast silver sugar tongs made of .875 silver purity, with a hand engraved bright cut floral motif on each side of the tongs.

Marks:
The hallmark for silver standard being 84. (.875 silver purity)
The silversmiths hallmark is unidentified.

Of the Period:
19th century

Date of Approximate Manufacture:
c.1890

Place of Origin:
Russia.

Measurements:
4.75 Inches long.
3/4 Inch wide.

Weight:
29 grams. Not including shipping materials.

Approximate Shipping Cost:
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To be determined for overseas shipping. We will do our best to provide you with the lowest possible shipping quotes when overseas shipments are required.

Condition:
Excellent used condition, showing age appropriate rubbing wear on its form. The hand engraved bright cut details are crisp and vibrant. The silver sugar tongs maintain a soft warm patina with no signs of machine polishing. Please see photos for details.

Price: $228.00 (U.S. Dollars)

Reference Number:
10723

Detailed Description:
These beautiful Russian silver sugar tongs with their classic form and vibrant hand engraved bright cut floral motif on each side of the sugar tongs, is a wonderful example of classic Russian silver design. They will function and display well whenever you may choose to use them.

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ITEM ID
10723
TYPE
Flatware
COLOR
Silver
ORIGIN
Russia • Russian
AGE
Late 19th Century
PURPOSE
Sugar Tongs
ITEM TYPE
Antique

Ahmeek Antiques and Decorative Arts, LLC

Russian Silver Sugar Tongs Hand Engraved Bright Cut Floral Motif Details c.1890

$228


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