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Hunting God Voodoo doll

Year: first half c20
Origin: Ghana
Material: wood

Dimensions: H 25 cm
Art.no: I097

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Hunting God Voodoo doll

Year: first half c20
Origin: Ghana
Material: wood

Dimensions: H 25 cm
Art.no: I097

SOLD

Striking esthetics clearly showing the influence that African tribal art has had on modern western artists such as Picasso and his Cubism.

“Aklama” fetish is a ritual object from the voodoo culture used by the “Ooi” whom speak the Adangbe / Ada language from Ghanan near the Togolese border. These sculptures embody the gods related to hunting.

 

 

Bibliography: Aklama, Helping spirits of the Ewe and Dangme People from the study collection of Hors Antes.

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