This "Aklama" fetish is a ritual object of the voodoo cult used by the Adangbe / Ada language Ewe of Ghana, on the edge of Togo. These statuettes represent the various deities linked to hunting, who are also common to Yoruba and Ewe.
According to the Adan, ghana, wood, pigments. ADAN - AKLAMA - ADA- GAN - EWE. This is a very good old Adan figure from southeast Ghana / Western Togo.
A small tribe that neighbors the Ewe tribes of Ghana. In excellent condition the work is absolutely guaranteed authentic as described. Abgebildete Figur der Ewe / Aja aus Ghana. Im Voodoo Kontext, Mittler zu den Göttern..
Bibliography: first work entirely devoted to Aklama. "Aklama, Helping spirits of the Ewe and Dangme People from the Study collection of Horst Antes". And this interesting study on Ada / Adan fetishes. Strange but Somehow Beautiful Art of the Adan People of south-east Ghana.
WOOD - FIBER - PIGMENT. Ghana, on the edge of Togo. Common to Yoruba and Ewe. The item "Figure Aklama Adan Adangbe People Ewe 31cm Art Tribal Primitive African" is in sale since Friday, February 26, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Ethnographic\Other Ethnographic Antiques".
The seller is "afrotribalart" and is located in carcassonne, Languedoc-Roussillon. This item can be shipped worldwide.