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Large 19thC Sri Lankan Inlaid Lime Box

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Directory: Archives: Regional Art: Asian: Indian Subcontinent: Sri Lanka: Pre 1900: item # 1073483

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Large 19thC Sri Lankan Inlaid Lime Box
An unusually large Sri Lankan copper lime box with foliate and geometric decoration in brass, partially gilded, with spatula and chain. Length of box: 13 cm., incl. chain etc. 46.5 cm.,19th cent.

Such boxes, used to contain the reagent lime are an essential part of betel nut paraphernalia.



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