ANTIQUE MAGICAL SHAMANISTIC HORSE SKULL

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A very unusual and old magical Horse Skull possibly used for shamanistic practice. In early times it was customary to use horses' heads as talismans, horse's head was typical of the good Demon, threatening and overcoming the powers of darkness. Details: scrimshaw engravings all over the surface, and accession numbers inside “IV”. Length 16 ½ inches. Condition: in good condition with a very nice showing its age patina.

Item Details

Reference #:
T1
Quantity
1
Category
Ethnic, Folk & Native American Art
Department
Antiques
Year
19th century
Dimensions
(Width x Height X Depth)
x x
Weight
Unknown
Condition
good
Material