Coloured glass bead necklace

Made:
1880-1920
maker:
Unknown

Coloured glass bead necklace, blue for conception, red for impotent men, yellow for pain in the ear and clear against too much milk, Egyptian, 1880-1920

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A665231
Materials:
bead and string
type:
therapeutic necklaces folk medicine (therapy) and folk medicine (therapy) and therapeutic necklaces
credit:
Loan, Wellcome Trust