This is a gorgeous original antique Victorian paper mache and mother of pearl or Paua hard case box from the late 1800's. It has a metal push button opening and is lined inside with dark blue velvet. It measures 17cm in length, 4cm in width and 1.5cm in height. It can be used for antique eyeglasses / spectacles, jewelry, trinkets, pens, etc. It is in very good condition for it's age.