Betel nut case, Burmese silver alloy ware [tc180141]
Our Selling Price: JPY31,500 [Original price: JPY126,000]
This is the container for carrying betel nut, which is made by mixing silver, copper, bronze, etc.
There are the relief of one deer and two god on the lid.
Also there are the relief of six soldiers and four peacocks on the side.
This case will be likened to Kougou.
|Size||Diameter of body 2.17”, Height 2.36”, Diameter of rim 1.93”|
|Age||The Taungoo dynasty (1510-1752)|
|Note||The white powder on the inside is lime mixed with betel nut.|