Amuletic necklace, 25 glass discs threaded on string each with onlaid circles of glass resembling eyes, protection against Evil Eye, from Hebron, Palestinian, 1880-1930
Amuletic necklace of 25 glass discs threaded onto a string. Each disc has inlaid circles of glass resembling eyes,for protection against the Evil Eye - illness, disease or misfortune created by the envy or ill-feeling of others - made in Hebron, Palestine, 1880-1930
- Ethnography and Folk Medicine
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- Loan: Wellcome Trust
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