Exceptional Sterling Sugar Nips or Tongs made by Wallace Silver Co. in 1890. This decorative Victorian pattern is so lovely, it's called Waverly, and has romantic scroll work on the handles, each side ends in a most unusual feathered plume to hold the small sugar cubes.
One lump or two? An exquisite gift to present to a host or hostess who adores tea, a stunning accoutrement for your own tea table, and a welcome addition to your colleciton of French, English and American silver. Measures 4-1/4" long.