The National Museum in Phnom Penh houses a very similar 16thC lime pot to this one. The lid and base fit perfectly together, enriching the aesthetic quality of the lime pot. A residue of slaked lime remains inside the container. It is in excellent condition and has an attractive patina.
Height: 7cm, 2.8 in
Weight: 159 grams / 5.6 oz
Provenance: Kampong Cham Province
Period: Post Angkor, mostly likely 15th-18thC