Congo Period of acquisition: c. Songye fetishes are usually male and stand on a circular base. These ingredients are placed under the horn. Place your bids any time, any place? To quote musician Tom Waits, it makes you 'harder than Chinese algebra. Automatic bids allow you to be one step ahead of other bidders. This auction is now open for bidding.
Maurer: This article, also "issued as a booklet the same year by F. No photo: it looks like a tree branch as thick as a forefinger. React to this article Your e-mail address will not be published. Bamaze prepared a gouter or snack of Guinea fowl with a very hot, delicious tomato and onion sauce, served with wedges of fried potato and yam. The fetishes relate to sociological issues such as love, safety, rest, and power. Waiting for extension Lot closed Open for bids in Lot closes in: Offer expires in:.
These ingredients are placed under the horn. You'll need to verify your address before bidding. Lome's fetish market boasts of about ten surgery booths called convents, where about a hundred healers and medicine men, all from neighboring Benin converge. Begging bothers me a great deal. The fetishes are intended to ward off evil, to preserve the tribe or the family from hostile powers, sorcerers or evil spirits, and to aid fertility. No photo: it looks like a tree branch as thick as a forefinger.
Songye peoples, Congo, Africa. Sweet Dreams diameter: 50 cm This ebony seed is a beautiful object. Additional information required Your address has been entered incorrectly or incompletely. He was chief or prince of Uriro, the principal village of Itawa on the Tanganika side. Provenance: from an old private collection. Congratulations on winning this lot.