229 – Wax

Physical description:
Round slab of beeswax for poppet making.
Museum classification:
Curses
Size:
230mm diam x 50mm
Information:
West country witches use pure bees wax for poppet making, keeping by them a quantity such as this. Presented by "Young Sarah" of Mary Tavy. 1963. (From text by Cecil Williamson)
Resource:
Object
Materials:
Beeswax
Copyright ownership:
Copyright to The Museum of Witchcraft Ltd.
West country witches use pure bees wax for poppet making, keeping by them a quantity such as this. Presented by "Young Sarah" of Mary Tavy. 1963. (From text by Cecil Williamson)