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Sugar Vases and Covers, 1808

Silver gilt, clear glass liners, cast and chased decoration. Hallmarks for London and maker’s mark of Benjamin and James Smith. Gift of H.M.Treasury 1982 (accepted in lieu of death duties from the collection of the Marquess of Ormonde)

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