Black cardboard box with glass lid containing frag

Made:
1601-1800

Black cardboard box with glass lid containing fragments of six iron razors, cushioned in cotton wool, said to have been found at the Ju-Ju, southern Nigeria, 17th to 18th centuries

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A5099
Materials:
box, cardboard, box, glass, iron
type:
razors ethnography (african), hygiene (shaving), ethnography (african), hygiene (shaving), razors
credit:
Jeffreys, M.D.W.
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

Cite this page

Rights

We encourage the use and reuse of our collection data.


Data in the title, made, maker and details fields are released under Creative Commons Zero


Descriptions and all other text content are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 licence

Using our data

Download

Download catalogue entry as json

Download manifest IIIF

Our records are constantly being enhanced and improved, but please note that we cannot guarantee the accuracy of any information shown on this website.