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Grape shears

Object Number: 
INV.14549
Date: 
1875-1900
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 x 2 3/4 x 1/2 in. ( 17.8 x 7 x 1.3 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on one blade: "GERMANY"
Description: 
Cast silver grape shears with ovoid finger holes in the form of grape vines; tapered blades with a circular pivot hinge; stamped "GERMANY" on one blade.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Louise S. Gilder, 12/14/73
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group