- Museum number
Composite figure, cloth round the neck and a cloth and wood peg container tied to left arm.
Height: 18.50 centimetres
Width: 5 centimetres
Depth: 5.80 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Register 1954
Another [figure] lacking mirror glass on the eyes and abdominal box.
Same information as for 1637-38. [Mayombe or neighbouring tribes. Spirit habitation or medicine receptacle: prepared by the medicine man's application of power-giving substances with incantations and ritual for individuals requiring a charm for various specific purposes.]
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Previous owner/ex-collection number: 10475 (Wellcome Collection Number)