Brass betel nut cutter (sarota). Used to cut betel nuts in small pieces in order to incoporate betel quid (Hindi: pân). Designed with copper-engraved geometric decoration, peacock head and two curvilinear branches terminating with lotus bud.
Northwest India, Rajasthan, 19th-20th Century
Length: 17 cm (6-2/3 in.)
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