Snuffers by Dixon. Rosette head, gadrooned edge spring action. Tray; rectangular gadrooned edge, engraved decoration.
MARKS: on the cross-piece of the scissors mechanism, maker's marks Dixon in a square, a circle with a horizontal line through it and a tail (?) below in a square, and J in a square (Bradbury, 1912 ed, p451).
Tray marked D*S Snuffers
Gift of Mrs. Thomas P. Rich