Stunning 19th century French silver and niello snuff box with a repeating geometric design on all sides including the base. Gilded inside and marked inside the lid with the Minerva 2 mark denoting 800 standard silver and a maker's mark. It measures 9cm long, 3.5cm wide and 2.8cm deep. Condition is excellent with no damage, dents or losses.The gilding on the flanges inside the lid is a bit rubbed from the action of opening and closing. The hinge is fine and it closes perfectly. The item "Fine French Silver & Niello Snuff Box, c. 1870" is in sale since Tuesday, April 23, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Boxes". The seller is "the-fancy-fox-antiques" and is located in Bungay. This item can be shipped worldwide.