FON FETISH 39, Republic of Benin

 

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 FON
FETISH 39
20" high x 5" wide x 5.5" deep
$400
SOLD
Republic of Benin

Despite its appearance and patina, this object shows no evidence of age or use and was probably made to be sold.

The cracks on the sides of the head and down the back are stable. Locks were a common protective addition on Fon fetishes.

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