American sterling silver handled grape pattern grape shears by the Howard Sterling Company of New York City, c.1900.
These exquisite shears have nicely polished steel blades and are 6 1/2" long and weigh 62 grams or 2 ozs. Troy.
The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.
The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, with no monograms, removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.