Handcrafted hope chest. It is made of stained distressed knotty pine. Brass plated hardware. The approximate outside measurements- 32 1/2" side to side, 17" front to back and 16 1/2" tall. The hope chest has a false bottom hidden compartment. It has a area that is 2 1/2" deep under the false floor. Easily accessible. Directions included. Excellent place to stash a diary, valuables, important papers etc. Comes unfinished (no stain) or choose from 4 different stain color options (gunstock, jacobean, red mahogany, and walnut). The chest pictured is stained walnut. No assembly required.