Which of the following is/are accurate about this Basongye Nail Fetish?
|A. It is "anthropomorphic" meaning it has the figure of or resemblance to a human.||Yes, indeed. Be clear however that fetishes WERE made and used in many other parts of Africa, but that they are a strong focus here in the Congo Region.|
|B. It is a twin figure, or Ibeji, thought to have supernatural powers among the tribe.|
|C. The purpose of the added materials was to give additional power and strength to the spirit within.|
|D. Typical of much art from this area, it has strong relationships to fetishism.|