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Box

Box
Title
Box
Medium 
Walrus ivory
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 1/2 in. ( 3.8 cm )
Description 
Circular box with screw on lid made of walrus ivory, the pieces screw together at the middle where it is undulated.
Object Number 
Z.1541.18ab
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group