Solid cherry hardwood case with matte varnish finish. Three spring loaded brass hinges keep the lid firmly closed when carried. Rounded corners and edges for easy carrying. Universal interior design can hold three or four batons, 16-1/4 inches or shorter(as measured from base of handle to end of shaft). Batons rest on foam rubber such that when the case is closed, they are held nicely in place. Exterior dimensions are 17-1/2 x 3-3/8 x 1-7/8 inches.