10-03-2009 10-03-2009
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2475 Boston
October 3, 2009 10:00 AMCalender
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Large American Sterling Ball-top Serving Tongs

$948$800
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2475 Location: Boston Date / Time: October 03, 2009 10:00AM

Description:

Large American Sterling Ball-top Serving Tongs, mid 19th century, likely George B. Sharp, ball form terminals over beaded sockets and paneled stems, with two waisted openwork blades, lg. 11 7/8 in., approx. 7 troy oz.
Estimate $200-400

marked: Patent 1863 G.S. Sterling
minor age wear, including light nicks to ball form terminals.

Keywords

George B. Sharp