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Fakir's Staff

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Object Number:A1392
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Indian
Provenience: India
Mirzapur
Section:Asian
Materials:Wood
Metal
Brass
Iconography:Tiger
Credit Line:Purchased from Alexander Scott, 1914

Description

Fakir's staff. Long staff of wood with bands of ornamental white metal of wire wound around and knotted. Brass tiger head with inscription.

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