Antique George IV Composite Sterling Silver Grape Shears
Antique George IV Composite Sterling Silver Grape Shears
Antique George IV Composite Sterling Silver Grape Shears
Antique George IV Composite Sterling Silver Grape Shears
Antique George IV Composite Sterling Silver Grape Shears
Antique George IV Composite Sterling Silver Grape Shears
Antique George IV Composite Sterling Silver Grape Shears
Antique George IV Composite Sterling Silver Grape Shears
Antique George IV Composite Sterling Silver Grape Shears
Antique George IV Composite Sterling Silver Grape Shears
Antique George IV Composite Sterling Silver Grape Shears
Antique George IV Composite Sterling Silver Grape Shears
Antique George IV Composite Sterling Silver Grape Shears

CHARLES RAWLINGS, LONDON (worked c.1815-1829)

Antique George IV Composite Sterling Silver Grape Shears

1824 to 1825 London

Offered by AC Silver

£1,295 gbp
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These exceptional antique sterling silver grape shears have a hinged scissor action.

The cast handles of these impressive George IV shears are embellished with profuse floral and scrolling leaf ornamentation, incorporating interlacing leaf decorated fingerpieces with floral festoons to the lower portions.

The hinged portion of one pair of grape shears is surmounted with an impressive leaf decorated rosette accented with a matte background.

One pair of grape shears has plain tapering blades and the other bears undulating, incurved blades with straight cutting edges.

These exceptional examples of antique silverware are the finest of their type you could hope to acquire.

Dimensions

Pair One (incurved blades)

Length 15.6cm/6.1"

Width 5.3cm/2.1"

Height 1.3cm/0.5"

Pair Two (tapering blades)

Length 16.1cm/6.3"

Width 6.7cm/2.6"

Height 1.6cm/0.6"

Total Weight

8.4 troy ounces/262g

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These antique sterling silver grape shears are an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition.

The cast decoration is all very sharp.

Full hallmarks struck across the blades of each piece are all very clear; the hallmarks are struck deeply due to the exceptional gauge of silver.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this example of antique silverware.
Maker: Charles Rawlings
Date: 1824 / 1825
Origin: London, England
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU C1640 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase.
Dimensions
Weight 8.40oz t (261.24g)
Stock Code
C1640
Medium
An exceptional, fine and impressive, composite pair of antique George IV English sterling silver grape shears; an addition to our silver flatware collection.
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Full hallmarks struck across the blades of each piece are all very clear; the hallmarks are struck deeply due to the exceptional gauge of silver.
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Jesmond
Newcastle-upon-Tyne
Tyne & Wear
NE2 2SU

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