Ribbon for metal amulet

Made:
1914-1918
maker:
Unknown

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Ribbon from metal amulet in the form of a soldier, United Kingdom, 1914-1918. Worn by a soldier in the Middlesex Regiment of the British Army during the First World War.

Amulets were, and are, worn by a wide variety of people across the world as lucky charms or as protection against illness or disaster. This amulet was worn by a private in the Middlesex Regiment in the British army during the First World War.

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A79977/2
type:
ribbon
taxonomy:
  • materials
  • materials
credit:
Lovett, E.