Touchpiece used in the ceremony of healing by touch, 1685-88

Made:
1685-1688
maker:
Unknown
Gold angel, used as a touchpiece in the ceremony of healing by touch, English, issued by James II 1685-1688

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Gold angel, used as a touchpiece in the ceremony of healing by touch, English, issued by James II 1685-1688
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Gold touchpiece, given in the ceremony of healing by touch, issued by James II, English, 1685-1688 (see note)

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A215527
type:
touchpieces
taxonomy:
credit:
Glendining