Amuletic bracelet or wristlet, eight wooden imitatation teeth

Made:
1890-1930 in South Africa

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Amuletic bracelet or wristlet, eight wooden imitation teeth strung on leather thong, said to belong to witch doctor, Zulu, South Africa, 1890-1930

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A657922
Materials:
leather, hide and wood, teeth
type:
bracelet - jewelry
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • costume
  • jewellery
credit:
Glendining