box of pills and comb - Silver gilt - Portugal - First half 20th century

Description
box of pills and comb - Silver gilt - Portugal - First half 20th century
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes - 80 g

Portuguese box, probably from Portugal, pillbox in 24 K gold thread openwork filigree with enamels and gold-plated chassis. Shell comb and silk tassels.
They are made with the traditional technique of the filigree. It involves manufacturing very fine gold threads and welding them to a gold-plated silver chassis. Dated between 1898-1917.
Marked.
The box weighs 55 g, and the comb 25 g.
The box is 7 x 4 cm, the comb 11 x 2 x 0.6 cm, and opened 20.5 cm.

Lot details
Object
box of pills and comb
Material
Silver gilt
Estimated Period
First half 20th century
Country of Origin
Portugal
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Weight
80 g
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