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Pair of snuffers A pair of antique silver snuffers with cast decoration by Wallis and Hayne, London 1814 crested with a pelican vulning, 3 chicks in a nest.
Price: £595.00
1275
Grapeshears A pair of antique silver cast grapeshears with matted vineleaf handles by William Eaton, London 1843.
Price:SOLD
6711
George III Fiddle Thead and drop serving tongs London 1793 Smith Fearn crest D'Eye A pair of George III Fiddle Thread and Drop pattern serving tongs by George Smith and William Fearn London 1793, crested for D'Eye .
Price: £425.00
7403
Pair of snuffers A pair of steel snuffers with spring-loaded cutting mechanism with silver plaque and silver handles circa 1780, the plaque inscribed 'By His Majesty's Royal Letters Patent Cope & Cutler'.
Price: £395.00
6772
Sugar tongs A large pair of sugar tongs with shell bowls, an engraved bow and a 'boy and barrel' finial, by Francis Higgins London 1859, crested with 'out of a mural coronet an arm embowed in armour holding a dagger' and initialled {EJD} .
Price: £375.00
6437
Grape scissors A pair of antique silver scissors, perhaps for grapes by Eley and Fearn, London 1814.
Price: £375.00
2431
Steel candle snuffers with hallmarked silver handles London 1804 by WB probably William Buckett A George III pair of steel candle snuffers with silver handles and feet, the handles hallmarked by Wilkes Booth in London in 1804 .
Price: £285.00
6951
Sugar tongs A pair of antique silver beaded sprung sugar tongs, London circa 1790 by IB (perhaps for John Buckett), crested with a griffin's head.
Price: £255.00
3629
Edward VII large wishbone tongs Birmingham 1906 William Hutton An Edward VII pair of unusually large (6.25") wishbone serving tongs, by William Hutton and Sons Birmingham 1906 (also part marked on the blade) .
Price: £245.00
7393
Sugar tongs A pair of antique silver andiron shaped tongs, the pierced bowls with rat-tails, London circa 1710 with indecipherable maker's mark (a.f).
Price: £240.00
5379
Sugar nips A pair of antique silver sugar nips, by Henry Plumpton London circa 1765 .
Price: £225.00
6098
Sugar nips A pair of antique silver sugar-nips with shell bowls by Simeon Coley ?, London circa 1765 initialled AB.
Price: £195.00
1575
silver gilt sugar nips London circa 1750 by Philips Garden A George II pair of silver-gilt sugar nips, by Philips Garden of London circa 1750, initialled {HW} .
Price: £185.00
6846
Nut-crackers A pair of antique silver hourglass-handled nutcrackers with close-plated jaws by Taylor and Perry, Birmingham 1829.
Price: £185.00
2361
unusually small Victorian pair sugar nips Birmingham 1843 Joseph Wilmore A pair of unusually small Victorian sugar nips, made in Birmingham in 1843 by Joseph Willmore .
Price: £175.00
6922
small sugar tongs Chester 1827 George Lowe An unusually small pair of antique silver fiddle pattern sugar tongs, made by George Lowe in Chester in 1827 .
Price: £175.00
6753
Sugar tongs A pair of silver-gilt Stag Hunt pattern sugar tongs with the bowls modelled as human masks, by Lias and Wakely London 1885 .
Price: £175.00
5923
George III Old Sheffield Plate sugar nips 1760

A George III pair of Old Sheffield Plate sugar nips, c. 1760 .
Price: £165.00

Although pairs of sugar tongs are often found in Old Sheffield Plate there appears to be no reference to a pair of sugar nips in the relevant reference books or those on Old Sheffield Plate.

8061
George III sugar nips London circa 1770 Thomas William Chawner crest Dalgliesh A George III pair of sugar nips with unusual bowls, by Thomas and William Chawner London circa 1770 (unusually marked with a lion and maker's mark on both sides), crested for Dalgliesh .
Price: £165.00
6964
Sugar nips A plain pair of antique silver sugar-nips by GN (Grimwade 3589 untraced), London circa 1770.
Price: £165.00
1395
Sugar nips A pair of antique silver sugar nips, possibly by William Maddocks London circa 1765, crested with a demi lion rampant holding a crown .
Price: £160.00
5974
Sugar nips SN 8642 A pair of antique silver sugarnips of standard form by John Gorham, London 1739-55, initialled E over IE.
Price: £155.00
8642
Sugar tongs A pair of antique silver fiddle pattern sugar-tongs York, c.1820 by James Barber and William Whitwell crested with a demi-lion rampant.
Price: £145.00
2968
Pair of George III sugar tongs with Mother-of-pearl arms and tortoiseshell bow circa 1790 A George III pair of sugar-tongs with mother-of-pearl arms and tortoiseshell bow, circa 1790 .
Price: £135.00
7040
George IV Rose pattern sugar tongs London 1822 Lias A George IV pair of sugartongs in Rose pattern, by the Lias Brothers London 1821 .
Price: £135.00
7439
Sugar tongs

A pair of antique silver sugar tongs with bright-cut decoration and decorated circular bowls, by Thomas Allen Sheffield 1778, initialled {EH}.
Price: £135.00

Graham Hodges records a pair of sugar tongs dated 1777 but using Allen's incuse maker's mark (click here) .

6405
Sugar tongs A pair of antique silver brightcut sugar tongs, by Hester Bateman London 1786-1790.
Price: £120.00
5740
Victorian parcel gilt sugar tongs Faith Frederick Elkington Birmingham A Victorian pair of parcel-gilt sugar tongs modelled with the figure of Faith in the arms, by Frederick Elkington Birmingham 1875 .
Price: £110.00
7299
Sugar tongs A pair of antique silver brightcut sugar tongs, by John Pittar Dublin circa 1790, initialled {D}.
Price:SOLD
5303
Sugar tongs A pair of antique silver brightcut sugar tongs, by Hester Bateman London circa 1780, initialled C.
Price: £110.00
4662
Sugar tongs A pair of antique silver-gilt sugar tongs with feather-edge borders, convex arms and a blank cartouche, made in London circa 1770 by Thomas Woodhouse .
Price: £110.00
6657
Sugar tongs A pair of antique silver bright-cut sugar tongs incorporating Prince of Wales feathers, by George Wintle London 1795.
Price: £100.00
4737
George III Feather-edge sugar tongs London 1770 Faux Love A pair of George III Feather-edge sugartongs with shell grips, by John Faux and George Love London circa 1770 .
Price: £85.00
7944
Victorian Kings pattern sugar tongs London 1842 William Eaton A pair of Victorian King's pattern sugartongs, by William Eaton London 1842, crested with a unicorn's head .
Price: £85.00
7410
Sugar tongs

A pair of antique silver Old English thread sugar tongs, Edinburgh circa 1800 by Turnbull & Easton (of Glasgow), initialled H.
Price: £85.00

3246
Sugar tongs A pair of antique silver brightcut sugar tongs, by Richard Crossley London 1795, initialled {RJH}.
Price: £80.00
4706
George III Old Sheffield Plate tongs circa 1790 A George III pair of Old Sheffield Plate sugar tongs with feather-edged borders and bowls terminating in stylised fish, circa 1790 .
Price: £75.00
8075
George III beaded sugar tongs London 1799 Thomas Wallis A George III pair of Beaded sugar tongs with leaf shaped bowls, by Thomas Wallis London 1799, initialled {ET} .
Price: £75.00
7462
George III sugar tongs ridged arms Exeter William Welch II c. 1810 A pair of Fiddle pattern sugar tongs with ridged arms, by William Welch II Exeter circa 1810, initialled {WSS} on the bow .
Price: £75.00
7374
Sugar tongs A pair of antique silver feather-edge sugar tongs with shell bowls and a vacant cartouche, by Thomas and William Chawner London circa 1770 (Grimwade 3510) .
Price: £75.00
6371
Sugar tongs A pair of antique silver bright-cut sugar tongs, London circa 1780 by Benjamin Mordecai.
Price: £68.00
4096
Exeter Brightcut sugar tongs Joseph Hicks circa 1790 A George III pair of bright-cut sugar tongs, by Joseph Hicks of Exeter circa 1790, initialled {BAW} .
Price: £65.00
6841
Sugar tongs A pair of antique silver fiddle pattern sugar tongs, by James Scott, Dublin 1816.
Price: £60.00
4343
George III Feather-edge sugar tongs London c. 1775 Joseph Steward A George III pair of Feather-edged sugar tongs, by Joseph Steward (maker's mark incuse) London circa 1775, initialled {H} .
Price: £58.00
7616
Sugar tongs A pair of antique silver brightcut sugar tongs, by James Phipps London circa 1790, initialled {JRE}.
Price: £55.00
4712
Sugar tongs A pair of antique silver fiddle pattern sugartongs, Exeter 1834 by W. R. Sobey.
Price: £55.00
3663
Sugar tongs A pair of antique silver shaped sugar tongs with feather-edge borders, by Thomas Nash London circa 1770.
Price: £48.00
5685
Sugar tongs A pair of antique silver beaded sugar tongs, by William Sumner London circa 1782, initialled {SK}.
Price: £48.00
5713
Sugar tongs A pair of antique silver brightcut sugar tongs, by William Eley and William Fearn London 1802, initialled {HH}.
Price: £48.00
5665
Sugar tongs A pair of antique silver fiddle pattern sugar tongs, by IN London 1815.
Price: £45.00
5683
Sugar tongs A pair of antique silver sugar-tongs with twisted stems, by George Maudsley Jackson in London in 1884 .
Price: £42.00
5929
Sugar tongs A pair of antique silver fiddle pattern sugar tongs, by Lister and Sons Newcastle 1850.
Price:SOLD
4731
Sugar tongs A pair of antique silver Old English thread pattern sugar tongs, Old Sheffield Plate circa 1800 .
Price: £30.00
6494