Hexagonal box with lid
Overall: 1 1/2 x 2 1/8 x 2 1/4 in. ( 3.8 x 5.4 x 5.7 cm )
Raised silver box with a hexagonal lid; circular body with a flared foot; flared hexagonal lid with a woven wire edge and a domed center; 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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