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Kun it

This cylindrical betel box is composed of a lid, two internal trays, and one deep main box. The black gloss effect, which is present on the inside and outside of...

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Writing box

Lacquered Japanese writing box with removable drawer, fashioned in a Western style. Collected by the firm of Veitch & Sons before 1880....

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Box

Engraved box, possibly made by an Omani silversmith, though not necessarily in Oman. Collected between 1930 and 1942 by the donor’s father, Edwin Arthur Chapman- Andrews, who served in Ethiopia....

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Gold dust box

Used for keeping gold dust (usually wrapped in cloth). Collected before 1951. Last used in the late 19th century....

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Gold dust box

Made of imported sheet brass. Used to keep gold dust (usually wrapped in cloth). Collected before 1951. Last used in the late 19th century....

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Bekas bungah

A fine scent box that was used to contain scented leaves of the Michelia champaca and Bunga malor trees. Delicate body decoration in the form of filligree and a lotus...

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Figure of Bakere or Elegbara

The figures protect the contents of the box. It is covered in red and blue cylindrical beads and strings of cowries, one string with a gourd attached. Obtained by...

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Bekas bungah

A fine scent box that was used to contain scented leaves of the Michelia champaca and Bunga malor trees. Delicate body decoration in the form of filligree and a lotus...

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Tuluma

A lidded tuluma or storage container for the home. This was also used for holding fishing equipment....

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