A Vintage Tikka or Make-up container, traditionally used to contain Sindoor.Made of turned wood and then lacquard in the same vermillion red colour .
Sindoor is a traditional vermilion orangey-red coloured cosmetic powder, made from dried flowers, from the Indian subcontinent. Usually worn by married women along the part of their hair or on the forehead. They make very pleasing objects and  useful as storage containers .

Vintage Sindoor Box