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Betel Leaf Container Lid

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Object Number:96-14-5B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Thailand
Ban Lum Khao
Date Made: 1994-1995
Early Date: 1994
Late Date: 1995
Credit Line:Thai Ethnographic Project; Jennifer Lane White (Asian Section Keeper), 1996


Lid of recycled plastic bottle cut in half to use as betel leaf holder. Sealed with rubber stopper. Opaque plastic with ml measurements and at the shoulders: "Thai Otsaka" and "Plabottle 1000 ml". Lid slides over bottom half of battle. Worn and dirty.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

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