Pair of Old Sheffield Plate shakers, Dixon & Co, Birmingham c.1790

$235.00 AUD

Early Dixon & Co, Birmingham, ‘Old Sheffield Plate’ type pepper shakers, of octagonal faceted form on spreading foot, each marked with a ‘*’.

Circa 1790 

10cm high

Condition: Wear to corners, one with top fused shut, signs of age

Rare early examples of ‘Old Sheffield Plate’, not made in Sheffield but in Birmingham, using the same technique. If these were not marked, it would be assumed the were from a Sheffield maker.

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