Owo Osanmasinmi Ram’s Head Altarpiece, Yoruba peoples, only found on the shrines of Yoruba Chiefs, or members of the Royal family. A Good Old example , such Rams are thought to bestow fertility and strength to the chiefs subjects and are revered for their aggressive nature to protect their family.

 Yoruba peoples, Nigeria, West Africa. 

 Note the tribal reoair to an old fracture suggesting many years of ritual use. 

Owo Ram Head from Shrine Altar