Wooden cross wrapped with rushes, St. Bridget's cr

Made:
1900-1930

Wooden cross wrapped with rushes, St. Bridget's cross, traditional cruciform, hung over doors and beds to bring good luck, Maghera, County Londonderry, Northern Ireland, 1900-1930

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A659722
Materials:
rush, wood
type:
crosses, folk medicine (general) religion (christianity), christianity, st. bridget's, amulets, crosses, folk medicine (general)
credit:
Andrews, E.
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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