18th century, English, five pair sterling silver Sugar Nips/Tongs. George III, scissor form. Hallmarked, most rubbed. One with monogram. 4.25" - 5" l., approx. 5.43 ozt total weight. Provenance: From the Private Collection of Mrs. Patricia Schuckmann, Roswell, Georgia.
All with misshapen rings; monogram rubbed on largest; no visible repairs; fine surface scratches commensurate with age and use.