Overall: 1 3/4 x 2 1/2 x 2 1/4 in. ( 4.4 x 6.4 x 5.7 cm )
Oval silver box with a domed lid raised to a deep incurve; hinged along the backside; oval foot; base stamped with maker's mark.
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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