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Object Number:P3413A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Solomon Islands
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Bamboo
Lime
Height: 17.2 cm
Outside Diameter:4.7 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1913
Other Number:1402 - Other Number

Description

Tube of bamboo, decoration blacked in. Contains powdered lime and a piece of coconut leaflet midrib.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Article] White, Jennifer L., and Katz, Adria H. 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. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Vol. 39. no. 1. Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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