Medicine man's wand cigar-shaped, covered with wo

Made:
1880-1925

Medicine man's wand cigar-shaped, covered with woven fibres and tipped with twisted hide and elephant hair, African, 1880-1925

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A160498
Materials:
brass, elephant hair, fibre, hide, wood
type:
wands folk medicine (shamanism), folk medicine (shamanism), wands
credit:
Sothebys
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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