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An African medicine man, 1930 - 1950

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y304Q/6/1/5/8

Scope and Contents

200 x 250 mm. The caption continues: 'The cupping horns must be carefully chosen to fit each client. The 'doctor' has about a score from which to make his selection. The spear is more a badge of office than anything else and has no part in the actual operations of the 'doctor.'


  • Creation: 1930 - 1950


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Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Fair condition.



Finding aid date

2006-05-22 16:24:33+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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