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Wax winder

English (Sheffield)
1785–1810
Marked by Roberts, Cadman & Co. (active in Sheffield, 1786-1826)


Object Place: Europe, Sheffield, England

Dimensions

14.6 x 10.9 x 11.2 cm (5 3/4 x 4 5/16 x 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.1133

Medium or Technique

Metal; Sheffield plate

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

Oval tray with molded edge & ring handle with oval thumbpiece. Plain supports to fluted K& shaped upper section (metal horizontal bar a replacement ) with small spout for wax-end.

Markings

Mark on the loop handle, maker's mark a bell in an oval (Bradbury, 1912ed, p445).

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Nathaniel M. Safford