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make / manufacturer: HANDMADE
size / dimensions: 12 1/4"x5"x4 3/4"

VINTAGE: ASANTE (ASHANTI),;AKUA'BA FERTILITY DOLL, Ghana Africa The ASHANTI ( Asante ) Akua'ba Fertility Doll is probably the most famous of traditional African sculptures. Figures like these were carried by girls and women to promote their fertility and to ensure the beauty and health of their offspring. The round, flat disc heads, columnar body with outstretched arms and smooth, black surface convey the Asante (or Ashanti) ideal of beauty. This vintage beautiful Akuaba is from early mid- 1900s;Proved true. Well loved and well taken care of. Now ready for a new home and family. A great addition to your collection. Size: Height 12 1/4" Wide Arms: 5" Face Dia: 4. 3/4" .
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