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Voodoo Altar Fetish Ewé - Wood - Togo

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Voodoo Altar Fetish Ewé - Wood - Togo

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Vintage - used with visible signs of wear

Object: Voodoo Altar Fetish Ewé
Region/ country: Togo
Material: Wood
Condition: Vintage - used with visible signs of wear
Sold with stand: Yes
Dimensions: 20×8×4 cm

Voodoo altar fetish (Togo, Benin)

Voodoo altar fetish figure (Togo, Benin)
Voodoo helping spirit figure (Togo, Benin)

20 cm


Beautiful Voodoo altar fetish, in its original condition, with an ancient crusty patina of blood and libations.


Voodoo is the cultural foundation of the Adja peoples (including the Fon, the Goun,
the Ewe, and to some extent, the Yoruba...) people who form an
important element of the populations settled in the south of the states of the Bight of Benin.
(Benin, Togo, Ghana, Nigeria…)

Voodoo (pronounced Vodun) is the Fon adaptation of a Yoruba word
meaning “god”.
Thus, voodoo refers to all of the gods or invisible forces whose
power or benevolence is sought by the people.
It is the affirmation of a supernatural world, but it also refers to all the practices
which enable people to get in touch with it.

Voodoo can be described as a culture, a heritage, a philosophy,
an art, dances, a language, a medicinal art, a musical style,
a type of justice, a power, an oral tradition and rites...



The pictured Figure is from the Ewe of Togo, Ghana. In a Voodoo context, intermediary to the gods...

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    Merci, c'est parfait. Envoi très rapide, bien emballé, et les statuettes sont conformes à mon attente. Très belles !
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    Très intéressantes statue. Emballage OK. merci pour la petite information sur les Aklama. Cordialement
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    El pedido llegó pronto y en buen estado. Me parece caro lo que se cobra por los envíos y que sea tan variable de unos a otros sin justificación. Saludos
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    user-428e5c4 March 16, 2019

  • Arrived well packaged rapidly and in good condition. No delays
    Statutes were a little "Thinner" than I had understood, but that was my issue, not because of the description.

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    fresno770077 February 14, 2019

  • Excellent item. Excellent packing. Excellent transaction.

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