London, 1848, compressed round form, with applied twig and floral decoration, blossom finial, ivory spacers, marks for Benjamin Smith III, .925 fine, 31.84 oz. T., 6 x 10-1/2 x 6-3/4 in.
Provenance: Private Collection
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dents in lid, decoration pushed in, dents and wear