3788 – Circular Lump of Wax

Physical description:
Large block of beeswax in a circular shape.
Museum classification:
Cursing
Size:
20cm diameter, 5cm deep
Information:

With the accompanying text: West country witches use pure bees wax for poppet making, keeping a quantity such as this.  Presented by "Young Sarah" of Mary Tavy 1963.  Text by Cecil Williamson.

Resource:
Object
Materials:
Beeswax wax
Copyright ownership:
MWM