This is an original antique jewelry or trinket box from the mid to late 1800's. It is made of wood with beautiful mother of pearl deer inlay. It is lined inside with green wool felt. It measures 12 inches or 30.5 cm in length, 8 1/2 inches or 22 cm in width and 6 inches or 15 cm in height. It has a chip on the veneer on one side near the very bottom, the escutcheon plate is missing and a piece of the molding around the top is missing. Other than that, it is in very good condition for its age.