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DESCRIPTION

Good pair of larger Georgian silver general serving tongs, early narrow form with corrugated blades and original crest engraved to the bow. Termed variously, asparagus, steak, sandwich and vegetable tongs.

SILVERSMITH

Solomon Hougham (mark part rubbed).

DATE or HALLMARK

1802

ASSAY OFFICE

London

WEIGHT in GRAMS

131

SIZE in INCHES

length: 9

SILVER STANDARD

.925 sterling silver

OVERALL CONDITION

excellent, no repairs or erasures.
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