English George III sterling silver sugar tongs, decorated with bright cut engraved patterns and applied ornate medallions on the handles. No monograms. Made by Robert Jones, York, c. 1790.
These important tongs are 5 5/8" long and weigh a total 33 grams or 1 ozt.
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.
Georgian Engraved Sugar Tongs Robert Jones Sterling Silver 1790