Akan Fetish Object with Beads #1183



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This unique object is made by the Akan tribe in West-Africa. They also believe these figures have special magical powers. These figures could also be decorated with beads, shells, carvings or herbs to add power or magic to the figure.

Provenance: Private collection. F.d.G in NL / Tribal Art Treasures


  • 20th century
  • Origin: West-Africa
  • Excellent condition
  • Ethnic group: Akan
  • Materials: Wood, Shells, Beads,
  • Weight: 220 grams
  • Dimensions: 16.5 x 7.5 x 17.5 cm
  • Amount (in stock): 1

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