This small trinket box is marked Made in France. The lid is covered in sea shells. This type box is often referred to as sailor's valentines. They were sold as souvenirs in coastal towns. This box measures 4 1/2" x 3" x 1 1/2". The lid is barely still attached. One of the back corners is loose. A couple of shells have been broken.
Variety: Of Antiques & Collectibles. Pottery, China,- Pottery. Tins, Boxes, Paintings, Prints
As 2017 marches on, find a Valentine gift for someone special. Make the box a keepsake. Antique cards as well.