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Bakongo Nail Fetish

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Bakongo Nail fetish, origins can be found in what was once called the Republic of Zaire and is now located in The Democratic Republic of the Congo Central Africa, a nail fetish is usually used to prevent/cure illness or to seek out and hunt evil spirits and wrongdoers, this fetish does not have any weapons on them suggesting it is possibly only for healing and protective purposes, aggressive weapon baring nail fetishes are called Nkondi, made of wood and possibly iron nails with brown and black pigment, possibly leather clothe included, measures approximately 24 inches at tallest and 8 inches at widest, hand carved from one wood block, African Statue, ceremonial statue, wall art, African Art, African decorative art, African home decor, Congo art, Congo decorative art, home decor, Bakongo statue, nail fetish, bakongo nail fetish, Zaire art, Zaire tribal art, Zaire tribal Staue. 7
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Bakongo Nail Fetish

Estimate $200 - $500May 20, 2020
Starting Price $1
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