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Nkisi Power Sculpture
$1,555.00
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CARE N/A
COLOR brown/multi
CONDITION Very Good; age wear
DIMENSIONS 13" L x 11" W x 34" H
ERA Vintage: 1970s
MADE OF wood/rope/metal
ESTIMATED ARRIVAL May 01 - May 04
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Why we love this
A fascinating piece of Nkisi (Nkisi means “medicine) sculpture Fetish African Congo depicting a figure with a serpent on his back ( snakes represent fertility symbols or a creative life force ,used in ceremony for the exclusion of evils,In many parts of Africa the serpent is looked upon as the incarnation of deceased relatives .The sculpture has nails and metal insert. age wear. unsigned.
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