A silver coloured swing-handled sugar basket, the oval body ...
A silver coloured swing-handled sugar basket, the oval body upon spreading base, with beaded borders and foliate swag decoration, engraved cartouche to each side, marks to base for Samuel Wood, London 1784, (bowl possibly later), 16cm high, 5.67ozt (at fault)
Solder repair where the base meets the bowl. Base is hallmarked, bowl and handle show no marks. Denting around the base of the bowl, with possible later solder repair. Some piercing around the rim. Possible repair around the hinges of the handle. Light denting, general scratching and wear to the piece overall. Please see additional pictures for illustration.