‘O Scartellato or Gobbetto the neapolitan hunchback, little figurine against evil eye, bringer of good luck. Probably of Moorish origins, for some considered a kind of Djinn, has to be given as a gift or have to be stolen.
The Gobbetto given by a card reader may have even another meaning and become a kind of allied Spirit.
A similar figure may exist in Santeria with Eni Osha Abuken

About Manuel Congo

A renowned Palero, Babalawo, Ajarn and Hougan, Manuel Congo lives in rural Italy, where he spends most of his free time touring on his custom Harley Davidson. An avid ethnographer and noted expert on Italian witchcraft, Manuel has spent decades working for elite clients around the world, conducting investigations in locales as far-flung as Togo and Thailand. He enjoys rainy days, BBQ and blondes.

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