Long leather girdle consisting of three strands of

Made:
1871-1920 in Sudan
maker:
Hausa people

Long leather girdle consisting of three strands of plaited leather secured at ends with buttons and toggles, once had amulet case attached, Hausa tribe, Western Sudan, Africa, 1871-1920

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A658283
type:
girdle - belt
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • costume
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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