An Elegant antique English hallmarked sterling silver & shell jewelry casket. Box with pique style silver inlaid lid with cabriole style legs. English sterling silver hallmarks date the piece to the early 1900s. A few dings a dents to the silver have formed in places over the years. Interior velvet is fairly clean and in good shape considering the time frame of this piece. The surface dents could be smoothed out by a silversmith if so desired. It's a wonderful example of antique Victorian Jewelry caskets which are becoming harder to find. It is hallmarked on the side of the lid and box. measures 2-1/8" (5 cm) tall x 3-1/8" (8 cm) wide. Hinge is tight and closes firmly. Engraved with the letters AG.