Gan Bronze Amulet Pendant of Ornate bird Burkina Faso
A Gan bronze amulet pendant of a bird
The bird is a popular motif for amulets it is appreciated for its protective powers and is considered a powerful amulet amongst the Gan.
Cast by the old technique of lost wax method, whereby the mold is destroyed after each casting, resulting in a unique and original piece.
Origin: Gan ethnic group - BURKINA FASO
Age: Late 20th century
Condition details: Good
Dimensions approx : 2.5" long by 2" w