FON FETISH 24

Photographs © Tim Hamill

FON, FETISH 24, 8" x 8" x 6", $1000, SOLD, Republic of Benin

The Fon fetishes are believed to have powers to protect the owner and his family from misfortune and evil spirits. They are often used on altars and annointed with sacrifices.

 

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