Cylindrical wooden box with a domed lid, decorated with a complex design featuring flowers, animals, and several human figures riding a horse, elephant, and camel. The rim of the box and lid are pigmented rid, and the interior is pigmented green. There is a black band around the bottom of the box and lid, decorated with small red crosses.
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