This item is a HAND CARVED BLACK FOREST FOLDING POCKET WATCH HOLDER. It features traditional Black Forest carving elements of leaves, berries and branches. It includes and original velvet lining which does show some wear. This is easily replaced if wanted. In normal use, it would not be seen. The holder measures 3 1/4" by 2 1/4"W. It will accommodate a watch of 1 1/2" in diameter. It opens and closes firmly with a good hinge. The holder dates c1890.