Lot 147: 2 pc STERLING ART NOUVEAU SCISSORS & TAPE MEASURE
October 23, 2016
Mr. Pleasant, SC, USALive Auction
Description: 2 Antique American Sterling Silver Sewing Items. The first Item is a Antique Floral Art Nouveau Sterling Silver Folding Scissor for a Chatelaine, Advertising "Compliments of The Home Insurance Company". The scissors open and close with a latch and these still work quite well, there is a ring to hang on a . The front of the scissor handles are marked "sterling", and the blades are marked "Germany". They measure 4" long when opened. The next item is a Gorham Sterling Silver Tape Measure in a Swirl Pattern with release button, the tape needs a stop and needs to be rewound. Weight 55 grams. PROVENANCE: A Private Charleston SC Estate.
Condition Report: good