Footed box with lid
Overall: 2 3/4 x 2 3/8 in. ( 7 x 6 cm )
Circular silver box with lid; bowl-shaped base with three applied, rounded, tapered feet; circular, flat domed lid with a 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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