3505 – CANDLE IN SHAPE OF A FROG BELONGING TO JULIA PEARCE

Museum classification:
Modern Witchcraft
Size:
13 cm
Information:

Candle in shape of a sitting frog, brown - white patterned.

Owned and used by Julia Pearce, 'Goddess of Tana' 9th July 1959- 11th January 2015.

Frogs and toads have been associated with myths folklore and magic for thousand years. Many of them portray them as demons and some view them in a positive light like as an representative of good fortune, protection, rain and fertility.

 

Resource:
Object
Materials:
brown and white wax
Copyright ownership:
MWM