Divination set comprising of cylindrical case incised with combinations of dots with sticks inside

Made:
1750-1900 in China
maker:
Unknown

Divination set comprising cylindrical wooden case, used to throw the 24 sharpened wooden sticks inside, incised with various combinations of dots, Chinese, 1750-1900

Details

Category:
Oriental Medicine
Object Number:
A221179
Materials:
complete, leather, metal, wood
Measurements:
case: 290 mm 75 mm,
stick: 271 mm 4 mm,
type:
divination sets, ethnography (chinese), folk medicine (divination) divination sets, ethnography (chinese), folk medicine (divination)
taxonomy:
  • divination object
credit:
Glendining
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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