Rare York silver asparagus tongs Barber & Whitwell York 1818

GBP 895.00

Contact Dealer To Purchase

Object Description

Rare silver asparagus tongs made by William Whitwell and James Barber in York. Hallmarked in 1818 carrying a good set of clear hallmarks. The tongs are in very good order, the bow is not strained or damaged in any way and the mechanism works well. These are the first set of York silver asparagus tongs we have seen.

Object Condition

Excellent antique condition commensurate with age and light/normal usage.

Object Details

Dealer Opening Times

We are open weekly as follows:

Monday
10.00 - 17.00
Tuesday
10.00 - 17.00
Wednesday
10.00 - 17.00
Thursday
10.00 - 17.00
Friday
10.00 - 17.00
Saturday
10.00 - 17.00
Sunday
10.00 - 16.00

Dealer Contact

Telephone
+44 (0)7740422361
Web
Email

Dealer Location

York Minster Antiques
The Silver Room
The Magistrates Market
2 Front Street
Pontefract
WF8 1PB