Africa | Vodun "bochio" from the Fon people of Benin | Wood, fabric cape, metal chain with numerous padlocks around the body, rich sacrificial traces (feathers) and encrusted sacrificial patina on the head, the fabric saturated with mass, skull of a small animal, metal objects and glass beads
KONGO / Yombe: Lower Zaire Democratic Republic of the Congo Magical statue "nkondi" Wood, iron, vegetable fibers, glass pieces mirror, cosmetic red earth, kaolin, sacrificial material of a different nature. - African Art-Africart-Art-Africain African Art-Tribal-Art Masterpieces-Kongo
Africa | Vodun "bochio" from the Fon people of Benin | Wood, fabric, mirror glass, cowrie shells || "bochios" were posted within the villages, they were sacrificed regularly, their purpose was to protect the village of dodgers and evil spirits. //
Africa | Sorcerer's tunic from Cameroon | Accumulation on both sides of a fabric surface of skulls, bones, wood, charms, leathers, skins, scales, metals, barks, birds legs and other diverse materials || Source; page 196 ~ issuu.com/...