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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] 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)View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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