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Box Think it's Scottish...not sure what it is!

Hi There

sorry for posting in the British section but I wasnt sure if it was indeed a thistle.

I’m not even sure what the box actually is…or if it’s silver…

It has a mark that we think is a thistle…

The knob on the top seems to have been added later.

The metal seems quite soft…

Any help identifying this or what it is would be appreciated!
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looks like pewter to me.

It’s not a Scottish thistle as would be seen on silver. I am inclined to agree that it’s most likely to be pewter.