Kongo Fetish from DRC in hard and heavy wood with a wonderful patina, the eyes are in glass, it presents magical load made of soil, straw, nails, chicken bones, feathers and other secret elements contained in magical load. The fetish consists in a true incarnation of a spiritual entity that submits itself under human control, through rites. These pieces are used to solve all sorts of problems (illnesses, infertility, conflicts, etc.).
Dating: 2nd half of the 20th century.
From a personal collection acquired over the years, guaranteeing origin and authentic provenance.
Height without the stand: 22 cm;
Width without the stand: 7 cm;
Weight, including the stand: 0.500 kilograms.
Stand included in the sale.
Careful packaging, registered shipment.
- Old and authentic Fetish
- Ethnic group/ culture
- Region/ country
- DR Congo
- Bone, Feathers, Glass, Nails, Terracotta, Wood
- 2nd half 20th century
- Sold with stand
- 7×22×6 cm
- 500 g