Antique "800 Silver" Large Pill Box
Pill Box Circa. 1850 European
Originally made as a snuff box. Now, can be used for pills. The box is 800 silver. Marked with maker's mark (GH) and "800" in the interior upper left corner 800 silver has slightly less silver content than sterling, which has 925 parts per 1000 silver.
Box measures slightly less than 1/2 inch in height - 3 inches wide - 1 7/8 inches deep
Weight is 1.4 ounces
Few tiny "dings" on the cover. Otherwise, in excellent original condition