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Tools for Odua

Catalog Number: B122

Religion and Denomination: Ocha (Cuba, Yoruba)
Transatlantic Family of Religion: Orisha
Country of Origin: United States
Ethnographic Origin: Cuban (Caribbean)
Materials: Metal
Usage: Ritual (non-yet-used)
Detailed Description of Significance:

These metal “tools” (herramientas) embody the powers and characteristics of the Odúa, a god to