3256 – Conjoined hazelnut

Physical description:
small hazelnuts, conjoined at the center.
Museum classification:
Modern Witchcraft
Size:
4 cm
Information:

A conjoined hazelnut from a collection of objects once belonging to Cerridwen Connelly.

A pair of conjoined hazelnuts may be called Cnò-chomblaich, and used as a charm against witchcraft on long journeys in Celtic folklore.

Resource:
Object
Materials:
hazelnut