Betel Leaf Container
|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
|Credit Line:||Gift of Howard H. Lewis in memory of Rodolphe and Williamina Meyer de Schauensee, 1990|
Silver trapezoidal pocket with oval mouth. Made of single piece folded in half with added silver collar. Slight separation along soldered side seams. Body decorated with floral relief pattern.
Acc. to H. Peters- resembles woven basket worn at waist as purse- shape.
Current & Past Exhibitions:
|Creating the Quid: Betel Chewing Paraphernalia from Asia and the Pacific (05 Apr 1997 - 31 Dec 1997)||View Objects in Exhibition|
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