divination slip

Divination slip (qian), woodblock printed in ink on paper. This slip was from a Daoist temple which dedicated to a deity of healing, 'Ge Xian Weng' (Immortal Elder Ge). This slip is number 102, printed with herbal recipe, which indicates it is a medical divination slip. The devotee would have taken this herbal prescription to a traditional herbal medicine store instead of consulting a doctor.

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