Senufo Friction Oracle Dog Figure



Senufo diviners used friction oracles to determine illness and find appropriate cure, or to expose theft, breach of trust, etc. Diviner moved a moistened or oiled wooden or resin implement against the flat back of the oracle. The oracle responds to diviner's statements by a movement that the diviner feels. Thereby an answer to the inquiry is found - be it an appropriate health regimen, or a name of a perpetrator.

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  • Size: 22" x 4" x 3"
  • Shipping: $40.00
  • Material: Wood
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