Switch made from elephant hair

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Elephant hair switch, roots covered by stitched mud covered cloth bag

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Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A658210 Pt1
Materials:
cloth and hair (elephant)
type:
switches folk medicine (shamanism) and folk medicine (shamanism) and switches
credit:
Loan, Wellcome Trust