Wooden chewing stick, slender strip of wood, flat,

Made:
1890-1930

Wooden chewing stick, slender strip of wood, flat, surmounted by ornate carved top, fretwork, tied to the "Eku Riku" (see R5472/1936) , part of medicine man's equipment, Southern Nigeria, 1890-1930

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A658205
type:
chewing stick
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
credit:
Jeffreys, M.D.W.
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

Cite this page

Rights

We encourage the use and reuse of our collection data.


Data in the title, made, maker and details fields are released under Creative Commons Zero


Descriptions and all other text content are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 licence

Using our data

Download

Download catalogue entry as json

Download manifest IIIF

Our records are constantly being enhanced and improved, but please note that we cannot guarantee the accuracy of any information shown on this website.