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Native NameGabat
Object Number: P1576A
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Sumatra
West Sumatra
Date Made: 1901
Early Date: 1901
Late Date: 1901
Length: 12.9cm
Outside Diameter:4.5cm
Credit Line:Gift of H. M. Hiller and Alfred C. Harrison Jr., 1901


Brass tube with cork-like stopper at bottom and round lid at top attached with metal chain. Mortar for breaking betel nut. Gabat.

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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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