Amuletic necklet, of string of fine close-set snak

Made:
1880-1925

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Amuletic necklet, of string of fine close-set snake vertebrae, fastening bound with dried grass, African(?), 1880-1925

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A5003
Materials:
bone, snake, vertebrae, fibre and grass, dried
type:
necklace
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • costume
  • jewellery

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