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Tray

Snuffers by Dixon. Rosette head, gadrooned edge spring action. Tray; rectangular gadrooned edge, engraved decoration.

Marks

Tray marked D*S Snuffers On the underside of the rim, maker's mark D * S each in separate squares (Bradbury, 1912ed, p451). SCRATCHES: stamped just below the maker's marks, "103 G".

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Thomas P. Rich

English (Sheffield), around 1835

Object Place

Sheffield, England

Accession Number

20.804

Medium or Technique

Metal; Sheffield plate

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver