A lovely and usable metal box of a bronze alloy with silver inlay. The term “Bidriware” is usedbecause this metal handicraft originated in the Bidar district of India. Boxes like this were used to hold some of the materials chewed with betel nuts. More recently, these can hold any valued item. 4″ x 2 1/8″ x 1 1/2″ in excellent condition.
Bronze and silver Bidri box
Bronze and silver bidri box