vintage box. made by g. merz & son who was a well known box maker in chicago in the early part of the 1900's. measures 5" high, 10.5" long and 6.25" deep. silver and brass hardware shows discoloration and patina. mirror on the inside lid has discoloration. lining in a lavender fabric shows some wear but no tears. the wood under one hinge has broken and been glued and the hinge needs a nail. the latch on the front has come off but is included. this is a beautiful box, may be an antique. a great addition for any box collector.