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spittoon
  • Maranao peoples
  • spittoon, early 1900s–1935
  • Where object was made: Lanao del Sur, Philippines
  • brass
  • Object Height/Diameter: 12.5 x 21.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 4 7/8 x 8 7/16 in
  • Gift of Charles K. Warriner
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2980
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The globular brass vessel has a small foot and a very large rim. The narrowed portions (the neck and above the foot) are decorated with thin grooves. The widely flaring neck has a short vertical rim.