Weird Art: A Lovecraftian Tiki
Take a look at this stone Tiki statue from the Marquesas Islands of French Polynesia. This modern Tiki follows the style of stone statues carved in the area for nearly a thousand years. What do you think this looks more like: A Lovecraftian Deep One, Tsathoggua the toad-god, or Jabba the Hutt?
Note: I have placed the picture after the jump because, like much non-Western art, it contains sexually explicit imagery.
3/2/2012 02:05:38 pm
I believe that is the ancient blasphemous god wing-dang-doodle, otherwise known as mr. nasty or just steve.
2/2/2014 07:46:08 am
and when it rains the water runs off his penis into the pot, so the worshippers are to drink his "sacred" piss, I suppose? Probably did influence Lovecraft.
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