James Dixon Cornish Pewter Snuff / Pill Box
A Cornish Pewter snuff / pill box by James Dixon & Sons of Sheffield. Embossed horse / hunting scene on the lid. There is what seems to be an old repair internally on the hinges.
Marked underside: Letter “U” over trademark
“Trumpet and banner” a trademark for James Dixon and Sons
“James Dixon & Sons Sheffield”
“Cornish Pewter” trademark
“Made in England”
“L 1457” manufacturers code