Condition Report

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Small tongs and two-handled butter dish, Austria, early 20th C.; Sterling silver, .900 silver; Tongs stamped MADE IN AUSTRIA WW JH .900 with hallmarks, basket stamped WW JH with rose stamp, artisan cipher, and Diana head; Basket: 1 1/2" x 5 1/4" x 3 3/4", tongs: 3 1/2" x 1" x 3/4" 1.6 OT (basket only); Provenance: Collection of Jacqueline Fowler, Connecticut

Sale Price: $3,750

Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500

Condition Report

Tongs: some minor scratches throughout, one 1/8" dent. Basket: very good condition. Missing original glass liner.