Our upright male fetish figure holds his hands beside his navel.
Only the head has an opening, filled with magical substances, an animal skeleton fragment and a piece of metal.
Ex. colonial collection. Bruges, Belgium.
Hard wood type.
Shiny, smooth oil patina.
Dust deposits and hairline cracks in places.
The base has wear.
Skirt made of coarse raffia.
Magical paste with bone and iron fragments.
Track & Trace shipping.
- Ethnic group/ culture
- Songye / Kasongo
- Region/ country
- DR Congo
- 1st half 20th century
- Good condition, used with some signs of wear
- Sold with stand
- 30×8×8 cm