Common Rustaq Hirz with Rose motive in the middle combined with geometrical designs. Very fine inlay-work.
On the back of the box the name of the owner has been soldered with silver wire. With chain and attached half-moon silver appliqués. The chain has several silver Thalers, and silver mounted coral branches plus some silver beads with charms (including glass stoppers)
The box is sometimes filled with a Koran text and or a resin to prevent it from denting.
Back of the Koran box with text in silver, which is highly unusual!