1920's Sterling Silver with Scene Box.
Approx. 2 by 3 inches.
Hallmarked Sterling Silver 935 Made in Vienna Austria and the hallmark for the makers Frank & Nikoladoni & Co.
Weighs approx. 4.7 ounces.
Inscribed Christmas 1925.
Beautifully made. Etched Rim with off white enamel trim around the enamel work of art.
En Grisaille ... A scene with figures with a brown burnished cast. Looks like it could have been on the walls of Pompeii or some ancient area.
No chips or cracks to be very fine enamel.
Gold gilt interior does have a scratch and some slight fade to lid.
Exception and unusual. Maker was known as first rate and making only the very best silver items.