Dani Tribe Ritual Finger Amputation Tool

$300.00

Amputation to ward off spirits

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Description

A stone tool wrapped in wicker. Emotional pain is part of the grieving process for most of us – but for the women of the Dani tribe it involves physical pain too. When their loved ones die, female members of remote Indonesian tribe have the upper half of their fingers amputated in a ritual to ward off spirits.

7.25 In long

Additional information

Weight .5 kg
Dimensions 10 × 5 × 5 cm