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Indo-Pacific Art

Betel Nut Cutter

19th century

Brass

1.8 × 5.5 × 11.5 cm (11/16 × 2 3/16 × 4 1/2 in.)
Bequest of Dr. Samuel Eilenberg
2012.25.20
Geography: 
Made in Sri Lanka or India
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Tamil Nadu
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Tools and Equipment
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.