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Small orange candle that is part of a St Lucia's day crown.

Details

candle (ritual & belief)
31.10.60/12.5
Anthropology

1 item (description level: part)
Broad category
Anthropology: Ethnography
Additional names, titles, or classifications
catalogue name:  candle (ritual & belief)

Place
Sweden, Scandinavia, Nordic Countries, Europe
Additional place information
made or collected:  Sweden 

Materials & techniques
wax; plant fibre
Additional material & technique information
material: wax (overall)
material: plant fibre (overall)
Measurements
overall: 170 mm x 9 mm
Additional measurement information
overall: 170 mm x 9 mm

Use
Worn in St. Lucia's crown on the 13th of December.


Related objects
part of crown (ritual clothing); headdress (head ornament); festival of light decoration (31.10.60/12)
Related subjects
object name: candles (ritual & belief)

Record created 2013-07-02 by NCROWE
Record last updated 2016-11-14 by ANACTORIA