Amulet of the god Eshu, Nigeria, 1880-1900.
Image number: 10462215
Amulet consisting of a carved wooden effigy of Eshu, made by the Yoruba people of West Africa. The body is covered in carved divination boards, clothed in a frame of cowrie shells threaded on leather.
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- Science Museum/Science & Society Picture Library
- Date taken:
- 21 September 2006 12:29
- Image rights:
- Science Museum