Fine Whole Wootz Steel Quran Box - 14590 - New

This fine steel box for the Quran book is wholly forged of Wootz (watered, Damascus) steel of high quality and high contrast pattern. 4 1/2 X 3 1/2 inches. 7 /8 inches thick ( 11 X 8 X 2 cm) Hinged top with a lock and two decorative side loops for hanging belt. Persian, mid-late 19C. Very good condition.