Lime Container Lid


From: Thailand | Chiengmai

Curatorial Section: Asian

Native Name Taw Puun
Object Number 95-21-1B
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Shan (uncertain) | Thai (uncertain) | Burmese (uncertain)
Provenience Thailand | Chiengmai
Date Made 18th Century - Early 20th Century
Section Asian
Materials Silver
Technique Filigree

Silver lime paste container lid. Filigree bands at lip and upper rim. Sides plain. Top side with raised concentric filigree bands. Several bands of filigree missing from top and filigree is loose. Silver chain attached at top loop. Chain for attaching to belt. Another loop at top rim. Interior has white lime paste residue.

Credit Line Gift of Katharine and Mary Anglemyer, 1995

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