Reliquary Guardian Figure (Eyema-o-Byeri) by the Master of Ntem, 1750-1860, Wood, iron, Culture Fang (Mvai subgroup), Gabon. Brooklyn Museum.
Kali the goddess of time,change and destruction.She Who Conquers Over All, All-Auspicious, the remover of Darkness, the Excellent One Beyond Time, the bearer of the Skulls of Impure thought the reliever of difficulties, loving, forgiveness, supporter of the Universe.
DA SÉRIE CULTOS E MITOS AFRICANOS ORÍXÁS - XANGÔ "Deus do Trovão, do Raio, ou seja, do fogo celeste. Dentro do sincretismo, passou a ser assimilado a S. Jerônimo" (w.w. da Mata e Silva). Da pasta Tradições, Mitologias, Ícones, Holismo
The Portrait mask or Mblo was of someone important and emphasizes the intelligence and ability of great tribal leaders. Image Source: https://www.tes.com/lessons/T0kLGD9xYtHniw/portrait-masks-mblo-and-gba-gba-from-ivory-coast-west-africa