Art Hx: Visual and Medical Legacies of British Colonialism

A black and white photograph of a man lying on the ground while another leans over his chest to suck out disease with a bone.

Title: Native American medicine man sucking out disease with special hollow bone, Chippewa Indian (Ojibwa)

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Source: Wellcome Collection

Copyright/Permissions: Native American medicine man sucking out disease with special hollow bone, Chippewa Indian (Ojibwa). Credit: Wellcome Collection. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

Location(s): North America

 

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