Two rectangular metal amulet cases, part of a witc

Made:
1880-1920

Two rectangular metal amulet cases, part of a witch doctor's outfit of horns and iron rattles, central Africa, 1880-1920, threaded onto fibrous string

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Materials:
brass, iron
Identifier:
A220436
type:
amulet case
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • container - receptacle
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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