University Museums

Title: Compact
Name: Compact
Date: 1952
Medium: Sterling Silver
Country/Culture: Thailand
Dimensions: 3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm)
Classification: Brunnier Personal Souveniers
Credit Line: Gift of Ann and Henry Brunnier. In the Ann and Henry Brunnier Collection, Brunnier Art Museum, University Museums, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa.
Object Number: 1.1.3
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Designs are niello work, depicting traditional Thai designs. On the cigarette box, a kranok (tripartite flame motif) surrounds human figures known as kinnari.