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Vodun altar figures, Aja people, Benin, West Africa, late 19th–early 20th c.
Vodun (also spelled Vudun, Vodon, Vodoun, Voudou, Voodoo, etc.) is a collective term for African religions of coastal West Africa from Ghana to Nigeria. It is the main source of religions with similar names found among the African diaspora in the New World.
(I wonder what the padlock is for.)