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Benjamin Smith III (1793 - 1850) A Pair of Victorian Wine Coolers

Silver
London, 1844
Maker’s mark of Benjamin Smith

Height: 9 3/4in, (24.5cm)
Weight: 167.2oz, (5,200g)

The Arms are those of Brodie

Silversmith Biography

Eldest son of Benjamin Smith II, born 6 October 1793 at 12 Hockley Row near Birmingham, apprenticed to his father as silversmith 6 July 1808. Free, 3 January 1821. First mark, in partnership with his father, entered 5 July 1816. Address: Camberwell. Second mark alone,15 July 1818. Moved to 12 Duke Street, Lincoln's Inn Fields, and third mark, 24 July 1822. Fourth mark, 1 December 1837. Livery, April 1842. Died 1850.

A Pair of Victorian Wine Coolers (1793 - 1850) Reference: 23337.1