|Betel Chewing: Leaf Holders, Lime Containers, and Other (Paraphernalia) (000050)
Malaysia Lower Perak Lime Container Silver
Source: H. Ling Roth, Oriental Silverwork: Malay and Chinese, London, Truslove & Hanson Ltd., 1910, Figs. 42-43.
Two early 20th century silver containers for lime with a round body, a flaring foot and a lotus-bud shaped knob (H=7.6 cm). The surface of the body is undecorated and the top of the cover and the flaring foot are decorated with floral scrolls.