Silver, cloisonné enamel
Overall: 1 1/4 x 3 5/8 x 2 1/4 in. ( 3.2 x 9.2 x 5.7 cm )
Oval silver box with a blue and green cloisonne enamel in a squiggle design set into the domed lid; hinge set across the back; 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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