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Lime Container Lid
Tube of bamboo, decoration blacked in. Contains powdered lime and a piece of coconut leaflet midrib.
Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff
Current & Past Exhibitions:
Creating the Quid: Betel Chewing Paraphernalia from Asia and the Pacific (05 Apr 1997 - 31 Dec 1997)
[Article] Katz, Adria H. & White, Jennifer L. 1997. Behind the Scenes: Betel Chewing Paraphenalia from Asia and the Pacific. Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 39 (1)
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