Amulet Pouch

About this object

History of use

The stone inside is thought to be an amulet. The presence of red ochre suggests it may be considered culturally sensitive.

Narrative

Sticker affixed to pouch reads: "Piegon Charm". The collector's tag said: "good luck charm worn under the arm."

Physical description

Small red hide pouch with tie. Inside pouch is an elliptically shaped black shiny stone object with irregular edges covered in red pigment. Square white sticker affixed to side of bag.