Pair of South African silver gilt presentation scissors by AF.C (unattributed) marked ‘STER. SILVER AF.C’ and with presentation for opening of The Andrew Stewart Causeway outside Port Elizabeth 17th October 1953.
In a later box and with original newspaper cutting from the Eastern Province Herald.
Inscribed in English: Presented to the Chairman, Divisional Council of Port Elizabeth, Cr J. C. L. Vigne, on the occasion of the opening of The Andrew Stewart Causeway at Milton 17th October 1953.
Inscribed in Afrikaans: Geskenk aan die voorsitter, Afdelingsraad van Port Elizabeth Ros. J. C. L. Vigne by die geleentheid van die opening van die Andrew Stewart Spoelbrug te Milton, 17 October 1953.
Dimensions: 19.5 cm long by 8.9 cm across the handles.
Weight: 180 grams gross.