INCUSE DUTY MARK BRIGHT CUT GEORGIAN STERLING SILVER SUGAR TONGS C 1785 (#53971)
Our Reference #: 53971
A pair of bright cut tongs probably by William Stroud bearing partial marking of include duty mark and lion passant, dating fairly accurately c. 1785. No monograms.
Condition: There are some surface stress type lines to inside of the hallmarked arm but they appear to be original & probably caused by the hallmarking. Possible historical monogram erasure to bow. Makers marks were not well punched.
Identifying Marks: See photo
Size: 13.5cm (5.4 inch) Length
Unpacked Weight: 33g/1.06oz Troy
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