This is a very interesting small box perhaps used at one time to hold a rosary or a relic.
It is meant to look like a little book
The Metal is unknown, and is tarnished
I have clean it up a bit, but thought best to leave it as found.
Opens & closed tightly
It's 1 1/2 long by 1 1/4 wide.
Lined with purple velvet.
marked on back