info on umbilical cords?

Amy E. Watson (
Wed, 6 Sep 1995 18:39:12 -0700

I am a student researching mythical or other beliefs about purposes,
power, rituals, etc. surrounding the umbilical cord. If anyone has any
info or suggestions for further research areas to explore, i would
appreciate any help. Thanks in advance!

--Amy Watson

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