This item is a HAND CARVED BLACK FOREST SWING-OUT JEWELRY BOX. This is an unusual item. The box, which features a pair of swivel out compartments, has a linen-pleat like decoration. While simple, it is very attractive. The box measures 7 1/2"W by 4 1/4"deep and 4 1/2"H. The interior is lined with purple original silk lining. The lid has a applied leaf and branch decoration.