BOTTLE

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Date

2014 - 2016

Description

A glass bottle bound with red braided threads and decorated with a band of cowrie shells used to wash hands in rituals during the Ebola epidemic in Sierra Leone, donated by Sierra Leone Traditional Healer's Union [SLITHU].

Source

United States Department of Health and Human Services [HHS], Centers for Disease Control and Prevention [CDC] with the Sierra Leone Traditional Healer's Union [SLTHU].

Citation

“BOTTLE,” The Global Health Chronicles, accessed December 4, 2021, https://globalhealthchronicles.org/items/show/8276.