Woollen doll amulet

Made:
1914-1918

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Amulet, simple woollen doll, supposedly worn by man of a London regiment, from Lovett Collection, English, 1914-1918

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A79996
Materials:
metal (unknown), paper (fibre product), twine and wool
type:
protective amulet
credit:
Lovett Collection