Burkina Faso Bobo Tribe Bronze Frog Totem


Lost wax bronze cast of a Bobo tribe totem frog. Animals are believed to embody bush spirits of the forest. They play a crucial role in connecting clansmen to the environment. Each family has a totem animal and their duty is to protect it. These handmade bronzes are kept on the the family shrine.

In the lost wax cast process, figurines are individually created. Each piece is unique, with its own slight variations in markings and dimension. Please see below for a size reference.

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