Four Pieces of British Sterling Silver Flatware, two London: a stuffing spoon, 1810-11, Richard Crossley & George Smith, maker, lg. 12; and tea tongs, lacking date mark, Hester Bateman, maker, lg. 5 1/4; soup ladle, Edinburgh, 1832-33, George Bell, maker, with Guthrie Clan armorial, lg. 14; and grape shears, Sheffield, 1962-63, Cooper Bros. & Sons, maker, with faux-grape vine handles, lg. 6 1/4 in.; approx. 15.0 total troy oz.
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