Sterling Silver Sugar Sifter, William Rawlings Sobey, England, 1838.
The fiddle pattern handle is engraved with foliate ornaments and topped with a vacant cartouche.
The pierced bowl is chased and engraved with floral ornaments.
Gold washed (gilt) bowl.
Fully hallmarked for Exeter, England, dated, 1838, maker's mark for William Rawlings Sobey.
Length: 13cm. / 5.12in.
Weight: 26gr / 0.83oz.
Very good condition.