Sugar tongs 2

A large pair of Archibald Knox for Liberty & Co Cymric sugar tongs in sterling silver.

These are model 500/13 in the Liberty silver sketch book. A rare pair in excellent condition.

Maker:  Liberty & Co

Designer:  Archibald Knox

Date: 1904

Marks: L & Co, Birmingham, “e”, Cymric, 500/13

Material: Sterling silver

Size: 12.7 cm long

Weight: 28 grams, 1.0oz

Photograph and description courtesy of The Peartree Collection

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A pair of Liberty & Co. “Cymric” silver sugar tongs designed by Archibald Knox.

Stamped marks, Birmingham 1904,

11.5cm. long.

Photograph and description courtesy of Woolley and Wallis Auctioneers.