IDNO

P.46042.SKT


Description

Documentary photograph of a chalice-shaped brass receptacle, holding betel-chewing brass implements. Clockwise from left: a sheath with betel-leaf slotted into it; a cylindrical box for lime powder; a round box for gambir; a smaller chalice-shaped dish for betel-nut. [LC 14/2/2007]


Place

SE Asia; Malaysia


Cultural Affliation

Malay


Named Person


Photographer

None


Collector / Expedition

Skeat, Walter William


Date

circa 1891 - 1910


Collection Name

Skeat Collection


Source

Skeat, Walter William


Format

Print Black & White


Primary Documentation


Other Information

This print was kept in a box now numbered C153/ by the cataloguer. This box was formerly numbered 160.

P.46000.SKT-P.46074.SKT were found in the envelope now numbered C153/1/.

This catalogue record has been updated with the support of the Getty Grant Program Two. [Liana Chua 14/2/2007]


FM:180692

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