Overall: 1 5/8 x 2 1/2 x 2 1/2 in. ( 4.1 x 6.4 x 6.4 cm )
Ovoid silver box with a hinged lid; repoussé chasedlid in the form of a coiled snake; 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"
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