Karelian Birch Card Holder. A stylish and striking smoothly polished holder made from birch. Also known as Masur Birch, which describes its grain figure, and which is quite similar to burl wood or birdseye maple. Karelia is a region between Finland and Russia. An elegant gold hand painted double-headed eagle, symbol of the Russian Tsars, on the front. Holds about 8 business cards comfortably. Fine condition. 4" x 2⅝". 1 only, as shown.