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Lot 847 (The Silver Auction, 31st January 2019)

AN EDWARDIAN SILVER DAGGER BOOKMARK AND A PAIR OF SILVER SUGAR TONGS

Sold for £55


Condition report
- Photographs added showing marks to sugar nips 
- Sugar nips inscribed with initials 
- Hinge of sugar nips quite loose meaning grips align differently upon each closure
- Scratches and pitting to surfaces of sugar nips

 

EDWARDIAN SILVER BOOKMARK IN THE FORM OF A DAGGER,
maker Adie & Lovekin Ltd, Birmingham 1909, the handle inlaid with blue enamel; along with pair of silver sugar tongs of Georgian design, 50g gross (2)

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