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New York Classical Coin Silver Serving Tongs by William Gale & Son

New York Classical Coin Silver Serving Tongs by William Gale & Son


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Directory: Antiques: Decorative Art: Metals: Silver: Coin: Pre 1900: Item # 1418617

Please refer to our stock # BR603 when inquiring.
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Classical coin silver serving tongs. Made by William Gale & Son in New York. U-form with traditional English double-scroll terminal on each side and scalloped shanks. One side has shaped blade with open rectangles; the other side has 3 tines. Monogram engraved on handle. A fine piece by a historic maker, that underwent many changes in partnerships and names. It was active in this incarnation in the 1850s. Marked. Very good condition. Taut and springy.

Length: 9 1/2 in. Weight: 6 troy ounces. #BR603

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