A very unusual novelty Italian solid silver snuff or pill box. It is hallmarked with the 800 standard mark and dates to c1920 - possibly an early tourist piece. It has been made from an 1879 5 Lire coin.It is in superb condition being free from dings splits and repairs. It measures almost 1.5 inches (3.6cms) across and weighs 18 grams. A very well made very unusual piece. If you have any queries etc... To see lots more rare and beautiful silver. All items are cleaned and display ready should you be a retailer or collector, or ready to wrap should you be purchasing a gift. That way we save you time and we discover any faults, not you. The item "VERY UNUSUAL ITALIAN SOLID SILVER 1879 LIRE COIN SNUFF PILL BOX c1920" is in sale since Friday, August 6, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Boxes".
The seller is "thesilversquirrel" and is located in London. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia.