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Betel Nut Cutter

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Provenance

From the Samuel Eilenberg collection of betel-related implements. Purchased in Asia between 1953 and 1992.

Credit Line

Bequest of Dr. Samuel Eilenberg

Indian, 19th–early 20th century

Dimensions

26.5 cm (10 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2002.179

Medium or Technique

White metal or steel, tarnished

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Recreational