You are viewing a fine antique 950 silver French niello snuff box. The box measures 2 3/4" long by 1 1/2" wide and it stands 1/2" high. The top shows 3 horsemen racing. Some wear to the top. The side of the lid has two French hallmarks. One of Minerva and the other mark for Paris. The interior has a worn finish with some retention of the gold plating. The box weighs 2.76 oz.