This is a gorgeous original antique tea caddy box from the mid 1800's. It is made of wood with a mother of pearl escutcheon on the front. It also has two brass metal rings on the sides. It is hand carved with beautiful patterns. This box measures 9 1/2 inches or 24 cm in length, 6 1/2 inches or 16.5 cm in width and 7 1/2 inches or 19 cm in height. It has two compartments inside. It has one inside lid for one of the compartments but it does not have another lid for the other side. The top handle of the inside lid is made of carved bovine cow bone. This box is in very good condition for its age. It is such a quality, well made box.