The exterior dimensions of the box measure 7.875" by 2.125" and is 1.5" in height. The interior dimensions of the box measure 7.25 inches by 1.5 inches by .75 inches in height. You can add an additional .25 inches in height with the lid closed.
Be creative with any of our unfinished wood boxes that we sell. We always recommend a quick sanding to smooth over the surface before painting. When painting, we recommend using a high quality acrylic paint for best results.