Opium scales wooden case; unknown maker; ?; RX.1998.10.4

Name/Title

Opium scales wooden case

About this object

The wooden case consists of two separate halves with metal rivets at the end but is held together with a woven cane ring. The lid opens to reveal areas that have been hollowed out to fit a rod, weight and pan.

Maker

unknown maker

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

?

Period

unknown

Place Made

Asia, China

Medium and Materials

organic, vegetal, wood
organic, vegetal, fibre, cane fibre

Inscription and Marks

none

Measurements

l 350mm x w 70mm x d 35mm
wt 93g

Object Type

containers

Object number

RX.1998.10.4

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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Tags
chinese
opium
scales

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