Aida Wedo

Flag for a voodoo shrine dedicated to 'Aida Wedo', consisting of a square sequined panel depicting a seated female figure with a bottle, a mug, and a pipe, and surrounded by a green snake. The sequined panel is framed on a square piece of red textile. It was purchased from 'Perrot Barra Studio', in the iron market. There are areas of body loss to the sequined panels.

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