Bundle of bones covered in red cloth, pyriform, ta

Made:
1880-1920

Bundle of bones covered in red cloth, pyriform, tapering neck surmounted by feathers poking out at top, medicine man's bundle, West African, 1880-1920

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A174910
Materials:
bone, cloth, feathers, string
type:
medicine man equipment
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
credit:
Sotheby's
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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