Antique Solid Silver Persian Box, Bird & Flower Design, Early 20th Century, 438g

   Amazing Persian solid silver box. High quality, highly detailed chased and engraved lid with birds and flowers on a textured ground. The excellent quality chasing and repousse is evident when looking at the inside of the lid. The sides of the box also decorated. The underside is plain with four feet, one in each corner. Hinged along the longest side. There are stamped marks on the inside base of the box, please see photos. I think the smaller mark may be for 84 zolotniks or 875 grade silver. A beautiful box, in very good condition commensurate with age which I think is first half of ...
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