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1135 African Collection - Bakongo Nkondi Nkisi Nail Fetish Figure, D.R. Congo

  • The nkondi are the most powerful of the nkisi. They were used to identify and hunt down unknown wrongdoers such as thieves, and people who were believed to cause sickness or death by occult means.
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Large 25" Antique Bakongo Nail Fetish Statue, Mid/Late 19th C. African Art, Congo in Great Condition. Old Bakongo fetishes are very rare. This statue measures 25 “ (inches) tall and up to -11” (inches...
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African art bacongo nail fetish statue. Item name - african art bacongo nail fetish statue. Provenance - democratic republic of congo. Age - mid 20th century. Measurement - 17 inches high x 7 inches w...
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Fetishes were protective figures used by individuals, families or whole communities to destroy or weaken evil spirits, prevent or cure illness, repel bad deeds, solemnize contracts or oath taking and ...
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TRIBE:Bakongo. This dog is studded with nails and is used for protection, healing, and oath taking purposes. A nail is driven to activate the spiritual power. DIMENSIONS:Approximately 8" High, 9" wide...
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Carved wood Statue PRIEST used for Judgements Law
Antique Nkondi Nail Fetish Figure possibly from Kongo area of Africa.
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Wood, nails,blades, cloth glass eyes. The Congo region of Africa is especially abundant in magical figures representing the constant struggle between good and evil spirits. Painted eyes.
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Fetishes were protective figures used by individuals, families or whole communities to destroy or weaken evil spirits, prevent or cure illness, repel bad deeds, solemnize contracts or oath taking and ...
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This is an outstanding ethnographic spiritual relic imported from Africa. It's a fetish known as an Nkisi made in the Congo.
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Material:Wood. Length: 65cm. Weight:4.1kg.
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Nkisi-The best known of Kongo art is the nkisi, a term which is untranslateable, but which refers to carved figures which are used for dealing with problems "ranging from public strife, theft and dise...
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For auction a tall bakongo yombe nkisi fetish figure made of hard wood, glass eyes and nails this figure has been in my collection for many years and i have decided to sell it.
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nkisi ) are an unique and important phenomenon of Kongo sculpture, represents a container of empowering materials or "medicines". The nkisi , properly endowed with magic substances aid the nganga or t...
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The Nkisi figures serve to seal agreements, to restore health to the spirit and body. But I should also mention.. They were also used to destroy an enemy or even what we know as a sorcerer, through th...
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Congo measures approx : 21" h by 10" w it shows scratches small re glued wood base pls check photos and thanks for looking . The nkondi are the most powerful of the nkisi.
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Item name - double heahed dog nail fetish. Provenance - democratic republic of congo. Made - wood, nails, cloth, paint and raffia. Condition - high grade and good condition.
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