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Medicine Bundle

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Object Number:37-22-220A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Sherbro
Provenience: Sierra Leone
Sherbro Island
Section:African
Materials:Fiber
Leaf
Credit Line:Expedition to Sierra Leone, West Africa; Henry Usher Hall, 1937

Description

a: Twigs from a plum tree (gbal) and leaves of sagbe wrapped in matting and placed in a plantation. Causes the legs to swell; may also cause severe stomache ache.

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