Silver amulet or cimaruta, in the form of a sprig
Silver amulet or cimaruta, in the form of a sprig of rue, divided into 4 branches, 1 bears a key, 1 a crescent moon and hand, 1 a bud and 1 a hand, with loop for suspension, worn as protection against the evil eye, possibly 18th century, Italian
- Ethnography and Folk Medicine
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- protective amulets, folk medicine (protection), cimaruta, folk medicine (protection), hands, moons, protective amulets, rue
- Loan: Wellcome Trust
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