A collection of Malay betel paraphernalia all early 20th C.
The first a silver betel box decorated in repoussé with panels of geometric and floral patterns. Joined by a chain to a small lime container.
The second a waisted and facetted silver plated box joined to a miniature similar lime box.
The third a small square embossed silver plated box joined to a circular silver plated lime box.
The boxes 8.5 x 6 cm; Ht. 6 Diam. 6 cm; 3.5 x 3.5 D 5cm.
$170, $150, $90.