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I have a silver prasol handle with lon***** *****mark dated 1836 the manufacturer looks like B 0r R J do you know this manufacturer?

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The handle has 2 sets of ceramic ( Blue on white) pictorials. One a rural scene with a girl emptying something into a basket in her lap and the other 2 lambs in a field with a small child apparently eating something.

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