This piece has been restored with care to preserve it's original condition. The oak was cleaned and sealed with Australian Timber Oil... The hinges and locking device work perfectly. Characteristics of this piece include: angled front edge, finger jointed construction, unmarked hardware, oval cut lid, leather handle, and hinge made from heavy folded sheet metal.Believed to be for 30 Caliber ammunition. Measures 12 3/4" x 4 1/2" x 8. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW I (1914-18)\Original Period Items\United States\Personal, Field Gear". The seller is "hosema-49" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.