The Fon fetish figure was made to protect individuals or families against evil, sorcery, illness, theft and to provide power for success. Our female figure is wrapped with fiber and covered with sacrificial material from offerings.
Time Period: Early 20th c
Provenance: Ex: Herbert Papock collection, NYC, Ex: Sotheby’s 1977
Materials: Wood, fiber and encrustation with custom stand
Dimensions: 8 1/2in. high x 3 1/2 in. wide
Condition: Appears in fine condition
Shipping: Included within continental United States. International shipping, please contact us for rates.