Lime pot, Vietnam - Early 20th Century

20th century
Asian Arts
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Lime pot in enamelled terracotta.
The custom of chewing betel nut was very important in Vietnamese culture.
The betel was chewed with lime.
These pots were therefore very important and were respected like a genius. Moreover, he is sometimes called "the Genius of lime".
Glazed terracotta with remnants of lime in agglomerates around the "mouth" of the pot.
Beginning of the 20th century.
H: 15.50 cm / Diam: 12 cm


Style Asian Arts
Century 20th century
Height (cm) 15.50 cm
Diameter (cm) 12 cm
Materials Terracotta
Shipping Time Ready to ship in 4-7 Business Days
Location 69620, Ternand, France

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