Indo-Pacific Art

Betel Nut Cutter

19th century

Steel

1 × 5.5 × 7.3 cm (3/8 × 2 3/16 × 2 7/8 in.)
Bequest of Dr. Samuel Eilenberg
2012.25.16
Culture: 
Sumatra
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Tools and Equipment
Geography: 
Made in Sumatra, Indonesia
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Dr. Samuel Eilenberg, New York, to 2012; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2011.pdf (accessed March 1, 2012).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.