Congo nail fetish statue
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Nkondi or Nkonde nail fetish (The plural form is minkondi and minkisi) Fetishes were protective figures used by individuals, families, or whole communities to destroy or weaken evil spirits, prevent or cure illnesses, repel bad deeds, solemnize contracts or oathtaking, and decide arguments.
Congo nail fetish Etsy
Museum in Philadelphia, also from Cabinda and similar in many respects to the other seven, the fetish in the London private collection, and the example in the Detroit Institute of Arts, one may feel safe in speaking of a style of nail fetishes from the" Chiloango River workshop, " consisting of
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