Record metadata:

Type Cultural Object (2014 Definition)
TitleIIc 6045
KeywordsContainer, lime powder container
DescriptionA lime powder container consisting of a lid and a base, incised with repeated geometric pattern. Used to carry lime powder or other small objects.
Creator of ObjectPresumed Makasae people
Date CreatedPre August 1935
Place CreatedPresumed Baguia Sub-district, Baucau District, Timor-Leste
Object TypePersonal object
Dimensions13 cm high
Use status in 2014Rarely used
MaterialBamboo, maheri, M, au, T
TechniqueHand carved and incised bamboo
Institution/Holder: objectMuseum der Kulturen Basel
CollectorDr Alfred Bühler
Date CollectedAugust 1935
Place CollectedBaguia Sub-district, Baucau District, Timor-Leste
File CopyrightMuseum der Kulturen Basel. Photograph taken by Joanna Barrkman, 2014
MKB/Buehler object titleDose für Kalkpulver mit fehlendem Deckel, G
Production status in 2014Not made
Timorese Language Term/sSua saka, M Mama fatin, T

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