Fine 800 Silver Pastry Tongs W/ Reticulated Roses Zwernemann Hanau Germany 50 Gr For Sale
Fine 800 Silver Pastry Tongs W/ Reticulated Roses Zwernemann Hanau Germany 50 Gr
At sale is an exceptional silver pastry tongs made of .800 grade silver in Germany. The piece was made in Hanau by H. Zwernemann who commenced business in 1887. The tongs are 5 3/4" long, 1 3/4" wide, and the piece features an elaborate reticulated design of roses and leaves which is also on the inner surface. The handle has an unusual design with furled ribbons and knots. The piece is marked with the full German hallmarks used after 1886 and has Zwarnemann's star of David with a Z inside hallmark. It is also a patented design and is marked "Ges. Geschutzt."
The tongs is in fine condition with no breaks or repairs and no bending or deep scratches. It weighs 50.15 grams of silver. This is one of the more beautiful tongs you will find. Thanks for looking.