Pair of carved horn earplugs, black with polychrom

Made:
1801-1930

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Pair of carved horn earplugs, black with polychrome ring design, South American, 1801-1930

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A670023
type:
ear-distender
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • costume
  • jewellery
  • ear ornament
credit:
Glendining
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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