Brass cramp ring, England, 1308-1558

Made:
1308-1558 in England
maker:
Unknown

Metal ring, possibly a cramp ring used to ward off epilepsy and cramp, possibly dated between 1308 and 1558

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A641033
Materials:
brass, iron
type:
cramp ring
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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