Thai or Burmese silver box, rectangular form with an allover repousse design. Hinged lid decorated with scholars standing on clouds beneath pine trees, center, with a scrolling foliate and butterfly border; the sides with bird, deer and phoenix scrolling foliate decoration, all resting on bun feet. Front with later engraved inscription reading MERRY CHRISTMAS AND HAPPY NEW YEAR 1970 TO MR. AND MRS. MARTIN, FROM HANK. Base marked "100% and 43" along with other hallmarks within a lozenge. 3 1/4" H x 8" W x 5 1/4" D. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 20.995 total troy ounces. CONDITION: Overall very good condition.
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