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DENSU LEGBA AFRICA

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Densu Legba, Fon, Anacho, Togo, Africa
Sales price $300
SKU: mor1808100
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Description

Three-head terra cotta figure / vessel of the legendary Densu Legba. Densu is the husband of Mami Wata. Papa Legba has his origins with the Fon people of Dahoney (Benin), West Africa. He is said to be the guardian and trickster of crossroads and entrances and can speak any human language. He is one of the most widely served of all African deities. His character was carried to the new world through African slaves and is well known in Voodoo as Papa Legba in Haiti and New Orleans. Fon people, Anacho,Togo, West Africa. Measures 24" high x 15" wide x 13" deep.