Ogoni Mask Pendant

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Pendant carved on limestone, ispired by an Ogoni mask (Nigeria). On the other side the figure of Damballa.
For many african cultures masks  are mediums for channeling the Nature Spirits. In some cases became a means to make a conntact  between the natural and the supernatural worlds.

Pendente scolpito su pietra calcare, ispirato ad una mashera Ogoni (Nigeria). Sul retro la rappresentazione di Damballa.
Per molte culture africane le maschere sono un mezzo per canalizzare gli spiriti. In altri casi diventano il mezzo per creare un contatto con il mondo sovrannaturale.

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