1st item: English Davenport Imari pattern porcelain humidor or biscuit barrel with silverplated frame. Three parts, comprised of a Davenport oval humidor, marked on the base "Davenport Longport Staffordshire," with silverplated lid having a doe finial, housed in a silverplated frame with ram's head caryatids joined by laurel swags, on an oval plinth with beaded edge and claw feet. Stand marked for James Dixon & Sons, Sheffield, and measuring 5" H x 7" W. Overall: 8 1/2" H x 9" W x 7" D. 2nd item: English cobalt glass butter dome, housed in a 2-piece silverplated decoratively pierced domed stand, the top with and eagle finial and chased decoration, the base with animal mask bail handles and claw and ball feet. Stand top and base marked "2", no maker's marks. 5 1/2" H x 9" W x 6" D. Late 19th century. CONDITION: 1st item: Biscuit barrel with a few vertical hairlines, two that extend from rim to base, minor rub wear to decoration. Silver mounting in overall good condition with light wear. 2nd item: Overall very good condition, lid with script monogram. Dish with no chips or cracks.
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