Hammered finish; thumb grip on hinged lid; cutout in lid for spoon. Marked HAND BEATEN/L (script capital L in a diamond)/STERLING/1496. Height to top of thumb grip 3-1/4"; height of body 2-1;2"; diameter of top 2-3/8". Weight 3.8 troy ounces. Old English monogram on the front: CDL. Needs glass liner, otherwise overall and mark condition are excellent.