Japanese charm against evil and disease

Japanese charm against evil and disease

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Description
Traditional Japanese Medicine and Graphics (February 14, 1979 – June 30, 1979), Label 67: CHARMS used to ward off evil spirits; from the Shinno festivals in Nagoya, Osaka, Tokyo and Kyoto. Bamboo, grass and paper, 20th century.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Charms
charm, japanese
Object Type
charms
place made
Japan
Physical Description
ceramic? (figures(5) material)
paper? (figures(5) material)
weeds (weeds(5) material)
molded (figures(5) production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 2 in x 28 in x 2 1/2 in; 5.08 cm x 71.12 cm x 6.35 cm
ID Number
2012.0165.517.04
catalog number
2012.0165.517.04
accession number
2012.0165
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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