"The heavy brass reinforcement on corners suggests this case was made to withstand frequent movement in a harsh environment. I believe the case was built in India during the British Occupation for an officer. The wood appears to be teak. The outer…"
1911, MJH, 12" wide, 10" high (retirement gift)The top slides back inside when the drawer is opened. I believe it is a strike plate in the centre front section. It is not air-tight though, so may be something else?This was left to my brother from my Uncle, whose father was the recipient.See More