Power figure (Nkisi n’kondi) (detail)


Power figure (Nkisi n’kondi) (detail)

Power figure (Nkisi n’kondi), Kongo peoples (Democratic Republic of the Congo). c. late 19th century, wood and metal, 36 x 18 1/2 x 14 1/4″ / 16/8 x 47 x 36.2 cm (Detroit Institute of Arts)

Cite this page as: Dr. Naraelle Hohensee, "Power figure (Nkisi n’kondi) (detail)," in Smarthistory, December 22, 2015, accessed July 22, 2018, https://smarthistory.org/nkisi-nkondi-kongo-people/nkisi/.