18th Century - 1950
Silver betel box with interior tray. Top slides over bottom lip. Embossed with bands around sides and concentric bands on top side with mongoose like creature at center. Bottom engraved design with animal at center within star and amid vegetal pattern.
Gift of Katharine and Mary Anglemyer
Current & Past Exhibitions:
Creating the Quid: Betel Chewing Paraphernalia from Asia and the Pacific (05 Apr 1997 - 31 Dec 1997)
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