Fossilized shard tooth partly embedded in phosphat

Made:
1880-1930 in England

Fossilized shard tooth partly embedded in phosphatic concretion or rock prehistoric (?), from Red Crag, Suffolk, utilized as an amulet against cramp, England, 1880-1930

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A177250
Materials:
rock, shark, tooth
type:
tooth
taxonomy:
  • bone
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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