Lime container

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Registration number
20636
Item name
Lime container 
Category
Drug/Medicine
Sculpture/Carving
 
Indigenous name
lakabang 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Pacific > Papua New Guinea > New Ireland Province > Namatanai District > Panatgin Village
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Collector
Dr Elizabeth Brouwer 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1976 
Acquisition method
Commissioned by Dr Elizabeth Brouwer 
Dimensions
H: W: L: D: Circum:

Description

undecorated lime gourd with wooden stopper. 2 small holes with fiberous cord threaded through make the handle below the neck line. 10.5cm height. 10.2cm width.

Research notes

On loan to 'contexts and meanings' gallery exhibit 2004.

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