Amuletic stitched leather case slatted onto stitch

Made:
1880-1920 in Sudan
maker:
Hausa people

Amuletic stitched leather case slatted onto stitched and plaited leather sling, containing extracts from the Koran, Hausa, western Sudan, Africa, 1880-1920

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A46127
type:
amulet case
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • container - receptacle
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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