Medicine receptacle in ivory, perforated with meta

Made:
1800-1900

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Medicine receptacle in ivory, perforated with metal beaded string attached, from ancient Zambezi medicine man, Northern(?) and Southern(?) Rhodesia, 1800-1900

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A658281
Materials:
brass, copper, iron, ivory and string
type:
container
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment

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