M0005733: Traditional healer laying an item on an animal skin, South Africa
- 23 September 1938
- Part of:
- Wellcome Trust Corporate Archive
- Archives and manuscripts
About this work
Also known as
Previous title, replaced August 2020: Yemba Witch Doctress, South Africa
Photograph acquired by the Wellcome Historical Medical Museum and accessioned in 1937 (accession number PHO 9197). According to the accession register, the photograph was taken in Thembuland, a region in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa.
23 September 1938
1 photograph glass plate negative; 12 x 16.5 cm
Catalogue data comes from a combination of entries in the original glass plate registers, metadata created when the glass plates were digitised in the early 2000s and enhancements made by the cataloguer in 2020.
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