This fine silver box is made from solid sterling silver and it is hallmarked 925 - the international hallmark for sterling silver. This silver box is made in the shape of a heart, adorned with a filigree made of sterling silver in the shape of a twisted rope. This sterling silver box opens nicely and it may be used for a child's first tooth, something for the tooth fairy, or as a pill case for aspirin or other medication. The handles are also moveable. This silver box has wonderful details and it measures nearly 1 1/4 inches long and nearly 1/2 inch thick.