dish (containers)

Tortoise shell (kulit penyu, Bah.Ind.) for separating the seeds from the cotton fibres. The process is called mengeri, which has given its name to the variety of cotton, wengu mengeri. Rectangular shaped dish made from tortoise shell. The top of the shell has well well used while the bottom of the dish carries tortoise shell markings.

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