You are viewing a nice French 950 Silver box made around 1840. The box measures just over 3" long by 1 3/4" wide and it is 1/2" tall. The box has a lovely hand engraved design on top with no monogram. The box has hallmarks: A Minerva 950 Silver hallmark a smaller hallmark looks like an animal head. and a maker's hallmark. The box has some tiny dimples in the metal from use. The box weighs 47.8 grams.