Lacquerware boxes in this style were used to hold all the necessary tools, spices, betel nut, tobacco, and leaves etc. to make a quid for chewing. This is a particularly handsome example of its kind and is in good condition without repairs.
Height: 9.8cm, 4 in
Diameter: 21.5cm, 8.5 in
Provenance: Phnom Penh Antique Dealer
Period: 19th century