Silver hair ornament in the form of a paper knife

Made:
1895-1901

Silver hair ornament in the form of a paper knife, blade surmounted by clenched fist, inscribed 1901, worn as a charm against the evil eye, Italian, 1901

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A67681
type:
hair ornament
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • costume
credit:
Grand Hotel Thermes
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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