• United We Stand - Togo, Congo & Ivory Coast

    United We Stand - Togo, Congo & Ivory Coast

    « United We Stand » in Ivory Coast, « Loboko ya cheri » (« My Darling’s Hand » in Lingala) in Congo, or « God’s Hand » in Togo. Many ways to view and describe the same wax pattern.

  • This wax pattern is manufactured and used mainly by the Kuba and Bambala tribes of DR Congo for burial ceremonies. Some say it allows its wearer to communicate with gods and ancestors.