Large Antique Vintage Carved Brazilian Wood Brass Figa Fist Good Luck Amulet-5"
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This is why nick names, known here as Apodo , are given to children by their parents. Refine your search for figa fist pendants. Relevant Jewelry Articles. Visit eBay's page on international selling. Learn English, French, Spanish, Japanese, and more on line when you have time. Pagination for search results.
Default filter applied. These can be found all over Brazil, but do remember that they are places of worship and not a tourist attraction. The chances are that many people working at the hotel will be linked to a terreiro. One of my prized finds from an antique store, and of course it had a wonderful price with it! Relics Ross Gazette Article by Relics 18th February The 'Figa Hand' talisman, charm or amulet The 'Figa' hand is an ancient fertility symbol originating in Africa, this clenched fist good luck charm came to Brazil with the 17th century slave trade. Sellers set the item's declared value and must comply with customs declaration laws.
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