Senufo amulet (Front view)
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Item : Senufo amulet, Picture : Front view (approx. 38 Kbytes)


This small amulet representing a couple was worn by the women and the men, sometimes attached to clothing, to protect itself from the bush spirits.

Object #5343

Origin :

Ivory Coast (area bordering the Burkina Faso)

Type :

Jewellery and materials

Ethnic group :

Senufo

Material :

Bronze, encrusted patina, made using the process of lost wax

Size :

W = 1.7 inches; H = 2.2 inches

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