charm case

Cylindrical cane charm case encased in leather with bell. Leather straps attached, with further braided leather strips and metal talismans.

‘Wellcome’ catalogue card information found in archives of the Department of Africa, Oceania and The Americas at The British Museum on 5 October 2016 by Alison South. Scanned copy of card in ‘Wellcome’ section of the Horniman Historical files Accessions No. (Stores) 72885 Classification AA Group Section T Initials in top right hand corner H.M.M. Description of object CONTAINER Leather covered bamboo, with small bronze bell and leather straps with two iron pendants. 5 5/8� x 1� From Bokhara. Pendants 2 3/8� and 3 3/8� long. Bought of Stevens 444/5/2/1929 (Mr. Davies.) Value 5/- At present Case No. 2386 To be placed

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