A pair of sterling silver hinged tea tongs/sugar nips. Shell shaped bowls with scroll-form stems. Beautifully decorated with deep bright-cut ornaments.
Please see and inspect all photos. The hinge and its axle are secure. Pictures will tell you more. Arms opens up to 3-1/4in.Wide Weight: 0.99 troy oz. Dark tarnish/patina what is not a defect. Commensurate with age, the condition is excellent. Rare for their makers and overall condition.