FON FETISH 42, Republic of Benin

 

Photographs © Hamill Gallery

 FON
FETISH 42
10.5" high x 5.25" wide x 4" deep
$600
Wood, iron, fabric, bones, string, rope and sacrificial materials
Republic of Benin

Despite its appearance this Fon fetish shows no evidence of age or use and was probably made to be sold.

The crack down the left side is stable. The last view shows the hanging back cloth lifted up to show the figure.

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