Overall: 3/4 x 1 3/4 x 1 1/4 in. ( 1.9 x 4.4 x 3.2 cm )
Rectangualr silver pill box with a hinged lid; raised concave lid with an oval dome in the 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 above "STERLING"
Juan Agustin Antonio Pliego Coonejo was born in Tolus Estado, Mexico. Pliego came to New York in 1965 and studied graphic design, which led to work as a layout editor for "Ladies Home Journal". D