Brass Paan( Betelnut) Box from Rajasthan Circa - 19thC

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Brass Paan Box from Rajasthan Circa - 19thC
These boxes were used for Paan (betel nut leaves) which are pasted with lime powder, betel nut and spices.
Betel Nut is mildly psychoactive and also addictive.
Betel leaves are folded and chewed after meals to aid digestion.
From India
25 x 16.5 x 9.5 (wxdxh cms)

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