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ID number:  BIRRC-NS0196
Institution:  Research and Cultural Collections
Named collection:  Nicklin Salmons Collection
Title / Object name:  Ak'uaba Fertility Doll Fan with Green Bands
Object type:  Figurine
Culture:  Ghana
Date made:  1990s
Materials:  Wood, rafia

Notes:  Sold to tourists but used by Ghanain women hoping to become pregnant - doll would be carried on back. Represents the moon goddess. JRS

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