Suku - Yaka Fetish figure - D.R.C.

Suku - Yaka Fetish figure - D.R.C.

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Great Old Suku - Yaka Fetish figure - D.R.C.

The present-day Yaka number approximately 300,000 and live along the Kwango River in the SW Democratic Republic of the Congo. Their neighbors are the Pende. They have a highly developed artistic sense---and they instill beauty and drama in even mundane objects. They are best known for the upturned noses found on initiation masks and diviner's fetishes.