Amulet resembling twisted horn

Made:
1860-1910

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Amulet resembling twisted horn, coated with wax in imitation of coral, to ward off Evil Eye, from Naples, Italian, 1860-1910

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A666106
Materials:
foil, metal, stone and wax
type:
amulet
taxonomy: