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Silver

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Created For = NAHSTE

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Cure for cattle, September 1872

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW90/141
Scope and Contents Cure for cattle possibly collected from John Cameron, Borve [Borgh, Barraigh/Isle of Barra] in which water has to be taken from a stream which forms a march or [nach tra'adh] and at sunset or sunrise the person must go 'without an eye of man or woman' and place silver in the dish of water and sprinkle it three times on the cow. Text has been scored through in ink as if transcribed elsewhere.
Dates: September 1872