Two Teke Fetish - Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Two Teke Fetish - Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Regular price €400.00 Sale

Two Teke "Buti" Power Figure with Hermaphroditic Features - The Democratic Republic of the Congo

Teke artists carved fetish figures. Three elements are characteristic: a variety of headdresses, the presence of fine parallel scarifications on the cheeks, and the addition of fetish materials Bonga either in an abdominal cavity or in a body-enveloping sack from which the head and feet protrude

  • Height 22 cm & 19 cm.
  • Second half of the 20th Century
  • Wood, Fabric & Magical material
  • Nice condition for their use
  • Sournce Zyama https://www.zyama.com/