Animal hair fly-whisk in leather handle with loope

Made:
1880-1925

Science Museum Group

Animal hair fly-whisk in leather handle with looped leather sling and horn medicine phial attached, small beads wrapped round handles, Nigerian, 1880-1925

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A117959
Materials:
beads, glass, hair, animal, horn, leather, wood
type:
fly-whisk
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
credit:
Glendining

Cite this page

Rights

We encourage the use and reuse of our collection data.


Data in the title, made, maker and details fields are released under Creative Commons Zero


Descriptions and all other text content are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 licence

Using our data

Download

Download catalogue entry as json

Download manifest IIIF

Our records are constantly being enhanced and improved, but please note that we cannot guarantee the accuracy of any information shown on this website.