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Betel Leaf Container

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Object Number:
96-14-5A
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Thai
Provenience:
Thailand
Ban Lum Khao
Date Made:
1994-1995
Early Date:
1994
Late Date:
1995
Section:
Asian
Materials:
Plastic
Technique:
Molded
Description:
Bottom half of recycled plastic bottle cut in half to use as betel leaf holder. Opaque plastic with ml measurements and the following words near bottom: "Closed System Approx" and "Opened System Approx." Lid slides over bottom section. Worn and dirty.
Credit Line:
Museum Expedition; Jennifer Lane White (Asian Section Keeper)

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Creating the Quid: Betel Chewing Paraphernalia from Asia and the Pacific (05 Apr 1997 - 31 Dec 1997)
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