A fine Continental silver-gilt toilet box, maker's mark WP or WB conjoined, possibly Dutch, circa 1680
oval form, detachable cover embossed and chased with Venus and Mars, cupid and amoretti play with his armour, the body also skilfully chased with a band of cupids and putti playing with leafy pendants, maker’s mark only
14.5cm., 5 1/2in. wide
339gr., 10oz. 18dwt.