Teke Figure, Congo
Teke artists carved figures surrounded by fetish material, known as Bilongo. These figures protect and assist the Teke and, if a fetish figure demonstrates its power, its owner may detach its Bilongo, break it into several pieces and insert the pieces into other figures.
46cm x 65cm x 17cm
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