This is a wonderful antique Art Nouveau playing card case in sterling silver. It has a lovely all over repousse design and has a trapezoidal cartouche in the center which is engraved Mr. & Mrs. J H C. It is marked Sterling on the back. It includes a beautiful set of old playing cards as shown.
It measures about 3 1/2 inches by 2 1/2 inches and it is a bit under 3/4 inch thick. It is in very good condition.