This is a pre 1900 photo album binder. The front of the album has a carved leather leaf and owl motif. The clasp is gone. The back exterior binding is gone. The back cover is detached from the binding. Believe it or not when you open up the front cover and all of the pages are still affixed to the inside binding. The inside paper is lovely. mottled Brown beige. Another inside cover has gold " album" . There are 19 photos. There are 9 tin types. One of the tintypes measures 5X7. 1 of the photos is a morbid casket with flowers. There is a hand written Valentine dated February 14, 1899. The photo frames are in good to poor condition. Measures 8 x 10 x 3.