Amulet in form of cylinder of sulphur wrapped in h

Made:
1900-1910

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Amulet in form of cylinder of sulphur wrapped in hide tube, suspended from two thongs, piece of light wood also attached, African, 1900-1940

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A657926
Materials:
hide, sulphur and wood
type:
amulet
taxonomy:
credit:
Church Missionary Society