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Wood fertility doll, 'Compassion' - Unique Fertility Doll Sculpture Curate

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Unique Fertility Doll Sculpture, "Compassion"

Beautifully feminine, an akuaba (fertility doll) wears a necklace of colorful... more

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Beautifully feminine, an akuaba (fertility doll) wears a necklace of colorful beads. In Ghana, such figures are believed to assist a woman who wants to conceive a baby. Nana Frimpong carves the beautiful doll he names Ayemye – compassion in the language of the Akan people.

  • 0.94 kgs
  • 2.1 lbs
  • 48 cm H x 20 cm W x 9 cm D
  • 19" H x 7.75" W x 3.5" D

  • Sese wood
  • Free Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Made in Ghana.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in West Africa
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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

This artist is an elder master and continues to actively practice their craft.

Chief Carver Nana Frimpong has received 9 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $1000 and the most recent for $1000. Proceeds were used to invest in the purchase of wood and polish for production.

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"Love this piece"

I feel honored to have a handmade piece from such an artisan. I am Akan by heritage and it's a piece that sits on my ancestor altar to honor my ancestors from the Akan people. It's a beautiful work of art that makes me feel connected to my people.

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"Absolutely Beautiful"

Ayemye is a beautiful carving with real presence. It has a soft feel, beautiful carving, and an inviting, eye catching look. Lovely! I'm glad to have invited her into our home.

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30 Testimonials for Chief Carver Nana Frimpong

The details on the stool is phenomenal. Also the size was specific to the description given. I am very very impressed with the work done by Chief Carver Nana Frimpong. This takes me back to my original roots and i am very proud and happy with my purchase. Nana me da woase...

Jalpa

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This piece is so stunning. Being from Africa I really love and admire the beautiful wood work from these talented artisans. The first one I received arrived broken but Novica immediately put in a replacement order as soon I informed them. Second one arrived perfectly. Thank you for such a beautiful item and for the wonderful customer service.

Terese

 
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