Girdle carrying five amuletic cases for protection

Made:
1880-1924

Girdle carrying five amuletic cases for protection from bullets and sharks, River Gaboon area, French Equatorial Africa(?) and Gabon(?), 1880-1924

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A658288
Materials:
hesian, red, leather
type:
girdle - belt
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • costume
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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