Beautiful French sterling silver scissors or grape shears. They are hallmarked with the Minerva head mark signifying 950 standard i.Purer than sterling at 925 and the makers mark being H&V for Henin & Vivier who operated in Paris from 1891 to 1896. They have a beautifully classical Art Nouveau designed. They are in super condition being free from dings splits and repairs. They measure over 6.75 inches (17.5cms) long by over 2 inches (5.3cms) across the hands and weigh 81 grams. High quality more unusual examples. If you have any queries etc... To see lots more rare and beautiful silver. All items are cleaned and display ready should you be a retailer or collector, or ready to wrap should you be purchasing a gift. That way we save you time and we discover any faults, not you. The item "BEAUTIFUL FRENCH SOLID STERLING SILVER SCISSORS or GRAPE SHEARS 1895 VICTORIAN" is in sale since Sunday, July 12, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Cutlery". The seller is "spidermonkey10" and is located in London. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia.