18th century, English, five Georgian sterling silver sugar nips/tongs. George III, hallmarked (rubbed), with various monograms and crests. 4.5" - 4.75" l., approx. 5.46 ozt total weight. Provenance: From the Private Collection of Mrs. Patricia Schuckmann, Roswell, Georgia.
All with misshapen rings; crest rubbed; no visible repairs; fine surface scratches commensurate with age and use.