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Loan Object
Photo by Johan Vipper
Photo credit: Johan Vipper

Lime Tube

late 19th century

Bamboo

13 × 4 cm (5 1/8 × 1 9/16 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.641
The bamboo tube is incised with lizards or geckos.
Geography: 
Made in Timor, Indonesia
Culture: 
Timor
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Other
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: J.E. Carlier, Paris

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