Mesquite pick box. This box is 2" x 1 3/8". South Texas Mesquite pick box with ebony & maple highlights.The wood is dense, close-grained, very hard and heavy. The wood has a high texture, with an interlocked grain, sometimes cross-grained. Mesquite is prized for its stability, swirling grain and variance in color. Room for picks, jewelry, tuner batteries, and armrest tools. The lid pivots on a brass pin and held closed by two magnets.