ANTIQUE EARLY VICTORIAN SOLID SILVER HARLEQUIN TONGS
A pair of 19th-century early Victorian (1846) solid sterling silver novelty sugar tongs in the form of a Harlequin jester.
The handles are in the shape of snake ouroboros. Shell patterned bowls.
Beautifully crafted with realistic features: the face, hand and feet/shoe details, dense criss-cross patterns on the clothing - all finely detailed.
The silver has a high quality smooth finish.
Free from monograms or inscriptions.
A beautiful genuine 172 year old novelty antique silver harlequin sugar tongs.
HALLMARKS: London, STERLING fineness 92.5%.
DIMENSION: 12.5cm (4 7/8") long approx
CONDITION: Good condition with minor wear commensurate with age. Hallmarks are partially worn.
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