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Box

Lidded round copper box which contains remains of myrrh. Copper with trimming from Oman. height = 215mm x width 190mm John Carter collection...

Box

Lidded round copper box, which was used to contain spices or incense. height = 95mm x diameter = 96mm John Carter collection...

Forowa

Pot for shea butter, used as an ointment for the skin, particularly on ceremonial occasions. Made from imported sheet brass. Collected before 1951....

Tuluma

A lidded tuluma or storage container for the home. This was also used for holding fishing equipment....

Box

Lidded round copper box, which was used to contain spices or incense. height = 110mm x diameter = 110mm John Carter collection...

Box

A scent box used to contain the scented leaves of the Magnolia champaca and ‘Bunga malor’ (jasmine) trees. This silver filigree box body includes a lotus blossom design....

Box

Lidded round brass bowl which contains frankincense. John Carter collection....

Box

Engraved box, possibly made by an Omani silversmith, though not necessarily in Oman. Collected between 1930 and 1942 by the donor’s father, Edwin Arthur Chapman- Andrews, who served in Ethiopia....

Waka huia

This is the bottom half of a carved treasure box (waka huia). With its intricately carved lid attached to it the box would have been suspended from the roof...

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