Galvanic brooch of black vulcanite, with cherub holding fistfuls of lightning on one side and on the reverse, inset copper plate with eight electric bolts radiating from a central object (fist? lightbulb?). Two holes drilled all the way through, as if for mounting. Identical to A106003 and A602783, similar to A602795. Made in Oxford Street, London, 1870-1920.
- Ethnography and Folk Medicine
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- plaques, folk medicine (general), representation magnetic materials, amulets, folk medicine (general), plaques, representation
- Woods, C.H.
- Loan: Wellcome Trust
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