Skip to Main Content »

You're currently on:

Search Site
 
Click on image above to zoom.

Fon Legba Phallic Carving Togo African Art

Regular Price: $350.00

Special Price: $220.00

Product #: 125474
US Shipping: $18.98
Add Items to Cart


Title Fon Legba Phallic Carving Togo African Art
Type of Object Carving, Figure, Statue, Sculpture
Country of Origin Togo
People Fon
Materials Wood, pigment
Approximate Age 20th century
Dimensions Height: 15.5 Inches
Width: 2 Inches
Depth: 1.75 Inches
Overall Condition Fair to Good. Most of our pieces have spent decades on at least two continents, and have been treasured by several owners.   Small splits, scrapes and cracks are a normal part of their patina attesting to their age and extensive use.  We examine each piece carefully when we receive it and report any damage we find in our listings.  Please look carefully at the pictures which may also reveal condition and damage.
Damage/Repair Arrested bug damage.


 Additional Information: This carved wood phallus, called legba, is from the Fon Tribe on the border of Togo and Benin. These were placed in the ground to stimulate the growth of crops.