18th century, English, sterling silver, Four pair of sugar tongs. George III, with pierced and engraved designs, 2 with spring hinge. Hallmarked, no city marks. 5.25" - 6" l., approx. 4.575 ozt total weight. Provenance: From the Private Collection of Mrs. Patricia Schuckmann, Roswell, Georgia.
Largest with monogram rubbed; no visible repairs; fine surface scratches commensurate with age and use.