Medicine Box


From: Borneo | Sarawak

Curatorial Section: Oceanian

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Object Number P861
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Iban
Provenience Borneo | Sarawak
Section Oceanian
Materials Bamboo | Peel | Tusk | Cloth | Plant Fiber

Small bamboo tube with lid. Lid attached with two plant fiber cords. Two rattan peels around the top and four around the bottom. Three medicine bundles inside.

Length 8.2 cm
Outside Diameter 2.7 cm
Credit Line Gift of Dr. William H. Furness 3rd., 1898

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