A dutch colonial sirih box made of excellent tortoiseshell with sterling silver fittings. the key is no longer present.
Sirih is a stimulant chewed all over the world but especially in Asia.
This object is made of tortoiseshell and comes with a certificate. This certificate was drawn up by Mr. A Keddeman. The appraiser viewed this item physically and confirmed the material and dating. (Certificate 1054)
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- Sirih Casket - Incl. certificate
- Silver, Tortoiseshell
- Baroque style
- Estimated Period
- 19th century, possibly earlier
- Country of Origin
- Dutch Colonial
- Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
- 15.5×13×7 cm
- 248 g