Sheesham polished wood box
Sheesham polished wood empty box measuring approximately 6" square, 4.5" deep and features inlaid brass. It has previously been used for a ship's gimbal compass so has two brass screws, one each side. An attractive and useful organiser for all those many little things especially for your jewellery.
Sheesham is more commonly known as Indian Rosewood. The trees are deciduous and the wood is a hardwood native to the Indian subcontinent.