Tam is a stunning silver plate shell shaped butter dish.
With scalloped body in shell shape, each sitting on ball feet
His bowl has some speckles of plate loss and patina.
His base reads Bell Mark, From Original Sheffield Dies, Dating 1785 -1860 (This being the date of the originals style dies cast not the actual item itself)
Tam is fabulously formed, ready for a modern desk or dinning table.
If looking to use for seasonings or garnish, don't forget to check out our spoon collections in The Headhunter