English sterling silver bright cut sugar tongs, c.1790, makers marks SA, probably Stephen Adams I.
These beautiful tongs are 5 5/8" long and weigh 32 grams or 1 ozs Troy.
The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.
The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, monogrammed PTL in a period script, no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.
Item ID: r2324