Grass basketry penis sheath, bottle shaped, finely

Made:
1900-1918 in Uganda

Grass basketry penis sheath, bottle shaped, finely woven, worn as a protection against river blindness, Achali tribe, ; northern Uganda, 1900-1918

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A657279
Materials:
cane, fibre, grass
type:
penis sheaths ethnography (african), ethnography (african), penis sheaths
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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