Overall: 2 1/2 x 9 1/8 x 5 3/4 in. ( 6.4 x 23.2 x 14.6 cm )
Metal box (toleware) painted black with 3 compartments, outer two with swinging door and small, loop handles, middle has sliding door and carrying handle.
written: on attached tag: "Cox"
This object may have been a box for paints such as watercolors.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.