06 March 2011

Karo-Batak inscription on bone comprising on one


L0031388 Credit: Wellcome Library, London
Karo-Batak inscription on rib bone of a water buffalo comprising on one side the text of an amulet against bullets and on the other magical drawings. Batak people, Sumatra
19th Century
Collection: Asian Collection
Library reference no.: Or Batak MS 331834

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