Four amulets "linglingo"
Philippines - Luzon
|Ramon Villegas, Manila, Philippines||H: 1 inch - 1.6 inch||500 EUR|
metal, decorated with stylized animal heads resp. seated figures. These amulets are worn either as earrings or as pendants. They are believed to have supernatural powers, bring luck and improve the owner's fertility.
Musée du Quai Branly (ed.), Philippines, Paris 2013, p. 292, ill. 202