Georgian Silver Serving Tongs rare scissor action London 1791 John Tatum 1

by Louis Wine

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Georgian Silver Serving Tongs rare scissor action London 1791 John Tatum 1

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Georgian Silver scissor action Serving Tongs (steak, asparagus or sandwich) London 1791 John Tatum 1. Good clear hallmarks, rarer scissor late 18th century form, plain with groove interior blade sections. Good patina, blades meet well together. Length: 10.75 inches. Weight: 181 grams. (5.82 oz)

Louis Wine

Louis Wine Ltd., Toronto specialists in Antique Silver , Antique Jewellery & Decorative Arts, are a 4th generation family business.Louis Wine (1865-1946) founded the company in Dublin, Ireland in 1880. Louis Wine began selling to silver collectors in Dublin from a shop in historic Wellington Quay. In 1908, he located on Dublin's fashionable Grafton Street. To the firm came the worlds leading Georgian Silver collectors. Pieces by Paul de Lamerie, Paul Storr, Hester Bateman and Irish Georgian Silver were constantly on display. Our gallery run by Richard (Louis Wine's great grandson) at 150 Cumberland Street (Yorkville), Toronto, displays a range of fine Antique Silver, Old Sheffield Plate, Antique Jewellery & Decorative Arts from the 18th-20th century, including Bateman, Storr, Ramsden, Tiffany, Knox, Liberty, Jensen, Christopher Dresser.