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Divination Calabash for Winti

Catalog Number: P017

Usage: N/A
Detailed Description of Significance:

The bowl is filled with water and the supplicant is asked to hold it as steadily as possible. The diviner reads the tipping of the bowl as an indication of the answer to the question that the supplicant is asking. Professor Matory thus received guidance on whether to accept a job offer. And regarding price, it was a gift to Professor Matory from Riedwijn.