front view of brass paan box
 Opened view of the paan box
Rear view of the paan box
Paan box against the yellow and charcoal mirror
The Elephant Head

Vintage brass car-betel nut/paan box

Regular price £115.00 £0.00
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This nickel plated brass paan box is in the shape of a 1954 Chevrolet and was most likely a wedding favor.

The car was originally intended to hold the various ingredients used in a betel nut mixture. The lid lifts to reveal a compartment, where the ingredients would have been stored.

The rear of the car is engraved: Betel Motor Car, Open & Close Type, Patent No. 75086. Dated 18/8/54.

Dimensions:

26 cm (L) x 11.5 cm (W) x 10 cm (D)