Small segments of iris root threadbare on llama wo

Made:
1871-1882

Small segments of iris root threadbare on llama wool, worn by Bolivian Indian against ill luck, poisons etc., imported from Florence, Italian(?), 1871-1882

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A666089
Materials:
wood, wool (llama)
type:
necklace
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • costume
  • jewellery

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