Fully-fitted solid ebony carved box with floral and acanthus carving on all sides and central carved thistle on the front by the escutcheon. Interior lid decoration of inlay framing an eight-sided geometric figure. Anglo-Indian / Sri Lanka Mid 19th Century. Working lock and key, French polished. height: 4.5 in. 11.5 cm., width: 10.5 in. 26.5 cm., depth: 6 in. 15.25 cm.