The museum is open Fridays through Tuesdays 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free timed-entry passes are required. Review our latest visitor safety guidelines.

Peony Root

Peony Root

<< >>
Usage conditions apply
Downloads
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Amulet
amulet
date made
ca 1898
Physical Description
root (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 1/4 in x 7 1/4 in; 3.175 cm x 18.415 cm
ID Number
MG.143069
catalog number
143069
See more items in
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source
National Museum of American History
Nominate this object for photography.   

Our collection database is a work in progress. We may update this record based on further research and review. Learn more about our approach to sharing our collection online.

If you would like to know how you can use content on this page, see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use. If you need to request an image for publication or other use, please visit Rights and Reproductions.

Comments

Add a comment about this object