India is known for its Masala Dabba Spice Boxes. There are an average of 6 to 7 spices in every dish on a daily basis in this sub-continent. It is difficult to store all spices in separate containers. It would be much easier to have all spices in one box. It will be easier. The thick brass sheets make the box. Because the cups are large, they are hard to move and stay in the box. This will stop the spices from escaping the box.