Castle box with lid
Overall: 2 3/4 x 3 1/8 in. ( 7 x 7.9 cm )
Circular silver box in the form of a castle with lid; molded stepped foot; crenalated band around the rim center pointed in the center and set with jade ball finial;maker's mark stamped on the base.
Gift of Juan Pliego
stamped: on the base: "PLIEGO" below a two-faced Mexican Venus between two scrolls, all in an elongated hexagon between "HANDWROUGHT" and "STERLING"
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