Ellipsoidal object, possibly a trotoiseshell, tigh

Made:
1871-1925

Buy this image as a print 

Buy

License this image for commercial use at Science and Society Picture Library

License

Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Ellipsoidal object, possibly a trotoiseshell, tightly wrapped in cloth and string netting, with bean pendant, Belgian Congo, 1871-1925

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A92776
Materials:
bean, cloth, string and tortoiseshell, ? material
type:
amulet
taxonomy:
credit:
Pareyn, H.