Lime box used by betel chewers

Made:
1801-1900 in Sri Lanka
maker:
Unknown
Copper lime box used by betel chewers, Ceylonese (?), 1801-1900

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Copper lime box used by betel chewers, Ceylonese (?), 1801-1900
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Copper lime box used by betel chewers, possbily Sri Lankan (formerly Ceylon) (?), 1801-1900

Details

Category:
Asian Medicine
Object Number:
A103154
Materials:
complete and copper
type:
box - container
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • container - receptacle