Small cowrie shell amulet, to cure pain in the rig

Made:
1851-1930

Small cowrie shell amulet, to cure pain in the right shoulder, Egyptian, 1851-1930

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A665824
type:
therapeutic amulets folk medicine (therapy), cowrie shells, folk medicine (therapy), therapeutic amulets
credit:
Blackman
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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