Ritual Staff - Yoruba People - Nigeria (LS165)
Orisha Oko is the deity of the Yoruba and
is associated with fertility and farming.
Before the growing season, Orisha Oko is
asked to provide assistance to promote
productivity of all living things. Blacksmiths
forged staffs from hoes donated from neighboring villagers.
Ex James Schmidt Collection
55"H x 2.5"W