Remedies for the modern condition - Asua Ellimah

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Artist Statement

Asua Ellimah

This piece considers the modern equivalent to the amulet and raises questions about how we protect ourselves today. It contains an anti-depressant for the mind, confectionary for the body and a prayer for the soul.

Remedies for the modern condition - Asua Ellimah

©Victoria and Albert Museum, London

Inspiration details:

Neck ornament

Nepal

early 19th century

Unknown

Copper gilt

V&A collection reference number(s):
03034(IS)

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