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Irish silver sugar nips, 18th c

Irish silver sugar nips, 18th c


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Directory: Antiques: Decorative Art: Metals: Silver: Asia Trade: Pre 1800: Item # 939291
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 $300.00 
Price: $300, including worldwide SH & I

A beautiful pair of scissor shaped sugar nips or tongs, with shell bowls. Silver, probably Irish, Rococo style, late 18th century. Unmarked, like most early sugar nips. Width "6¼/ 16 cm. Condition: the joint is somewhat unsteady and apparently these sugar nips have never been restored.