Egg box with lid
Overall: 2 1/2 x 2 3/4 x 2 1/8 in. ( 6.4 x 7 x 5.4 cm )
Oval silver box with lid; chased concave circles all over the body and lid; 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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