Protective amulet against ague

Made:
1880-1925 in Assam
maker:
Naga people

Claw amulet consisting of pieces of branching horn and cloth, said to protect against ague, from Assam, Indian, made by Naga people, 1880-1925

Details

Category:
Asian Medicine
Object Number:
A160647
Materials:
cloth, complete, fibre, horn
type:
amulet
taxonomy:
credit:
Sothebys

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