The box is in very good condition considering its age with no chips or cracks in the pearl. A minor repaired flake/blemish on the underside which I have photographed. Some minor gilding loss where the lid closes on the front, otherwise minor wear and tear only. Please refer to photos and feel free to ask questions - I usually get back to you quickly.The items I sell are fully guaranteed to be as I have described them. And to France plague allowing! So keep checking my page. The item "Antique C19th CHINESE Qing Sterling Silver Gilt Mother-of-Pearl SNUFF BOX c1820" is in sale since Monday, October 18, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Boxes". The seller is "artfindr" and is located in Sherborne. This item can be shipped worldwide.