Cane and brass ear lobe distender from South Ameri

Made:
1830-1920
SMG00167642

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Cane and brass ear lobe distender from South America (British Guiana) (?), 1830-1920

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A669850
Materials:
brass and cane
type:
ear-distender
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • costume
  • jewellery
  • ear ornament