Betel Chewing:Trays, Sets, And Toothpaste Containers (000092)
England Toothpaste Container Ceramic 
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Photograph by Tom Riddle
Private Collection

A lid of a pot made in the late 19th century from the Staffordshire factory in England, popularly known as “black-and-white” ware as a container for areca nut toothpaste. “Roberts Areca nut Tooth paste, The Prosser Roberts Compy, Camberwell”. For a description of this type of ware and its relationship to betel chewing, see the caption of photograph #000087.