These tins are great for your lip balm and salves. The slip fit lid provides a tight, yet easy to remove cover. The small is the perfect size to fit in your pocket and is wonderful for lip balm or a free sample of your salve. It holds about ¼ ounce and is about 1/2" x 1-3/8". The large tin will hold about 4 ounces and is about 1" x 3-1/4".