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Vessel w/ stopper: lime

Museum number:
11-900a,b
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21110900a@2cb
Alternate number:
L-118b/664 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.18
Object count:
1
Description:
(a) Gourd vessel for lime, with (b) stopper - stopped with leaves. Loose fiber cord.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
New Guinea, Melanesia
Verbatim coll. place:
New Guinea
Culture or time period:
Melanesian and New Guinea, Papua Island
Collector:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.9 Multiple Utility, 2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements, and 5.5 Stimulants, Narcotics, and Accessories
Accession date:
November 26, 1901
Department:
Cat. 11 - Oceania (incl. Australia)
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