Necklace, belonging to witch doctor, tigers teeth

Made:
1890-1932 in South Africa

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Necklace, belonging to witch doctor, tigers teeth alternated with coloured glass beads, Zulu tribe, South African, 1890-1932

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A658331
Materials:
glass, beads, string, teeth
type:
necklace
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • costume
  • jewellery
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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