Medicine man in form of highly stylised pot, partl

Made:
1880-1918

Medicine man in form of highly stylised pot, partly anthropomorphic with a dried herbal bunch sticking out of the spout or mouth, Nigerian(?), West African, 1880-1918

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A657369
Materials:
herb, dried, pottery
type:
medicine men, folk medicine (shamanism), representation folk medicine (shamanism), medicine men, models, representation
credit:
Boyle, A.H.
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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