charm; amulet

Light brown piece of possibly a seed shell, slightly ridged, with carved hole for threading(?).
label: [black board with white writing - faded writing] Large seed (from / Africa) carried by / a solider of the / Royal West Surreys. / 1916.
label: [black card with paper stuck to it with typed black writing] African bean, / carried as an / amulet by a / soldier in / the Royal West / Surrey Regiment, / 1916. / 19.103

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