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The next photos show the rim top and sides of both the rim cap and shank cap.
There was grime and grit in the swirls of the gold but other than being dirty it was in good condition.
Armed with the company name behind FEC I went back to the web and did some more searching.The debris flowing out of the end of the tenon is also visible in this photo.The stem was a bit of a wreck with tooth chatter, tooth marks and nicks all around the top and underside.It is the perfect size case to put in a coat pocket with not too much of a bulge.The brass catch/latch was visible and was attached with nails to the front of the bottom half of the case. On the back side of the case you can see the hinges, also attached with nails.