Carried during Shango cult ceremony, the top of the wand with symmetrical triangular forms, symbolizing thunder bolts, and four sculptural faces at base, each bearing domed headdress, large rimmed eyes, and facial scarification. The handle carved with ribbing and zig-zag registers and grooves along disc base.
Dimensions: 24 1/2" H x 4 3/4" W x 2 1/2" D
Dimensions with stand: 25" H x 4 3/4" W x 2 1/2" D
Ex. Phil Lobred Collection
Ex Douglas Fraser Collection