box (containers); lid (containers)

Cylindrical wooden box with lid and coconut fibre rope carrying loop. Box is decorated with inlaid iridescent shells, cut into circular and diamond shapes. Interior of box has roughly cut wood, and lid bottom has carved holes around the edge.
Object label stored with object reads "1959 Tour. Gilbert & Ellice Is. Colony. To The Duke of Edinburgh. From The People of Vaitupu. 30.3.59. P.207."

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