Acupuncture needles, China or Japan, 1801-1900

Two large acupuncture needles, used in Traditional Chinese Medicine. The needles are inserted into chosen points on the body to stimulate the movement of the energy qi and balance the Yin and Yang parts of the qi.
 
Currently on display in:
The Science and Art of Medicine
Year made :
1801-1900
Inventory number :
A604028