An attractive little antique sterling silver cashew box, or silver snuff box, of heart shaped design. Original gilt finish. The embossed lid decoration shows a young man playing a lute with a putto in the background.
Weight 40 grams, 1.2 troy ounces.
Height 2.5cm. Top measures 6 x 5cm.
Marks. Stamped on the base only with a full set of English silver hallmarks. Maker’s mark “LM” unidentified.