Wide Cowrie Black

Wide Cowrie Black

Gorgeous dolls hand-carved from African Rosewood and adorned with glass beads, cowrie shells, coins and metal strips and leather.  Presented to brides, these Namji dolls are fertility artifacts believed to bring good luck to young couples wishing to start their families. The Namji women carry these around as they would their babies.

Approximate dimensions: 6″L x 3″W x 12″H

Handmade in Cameroon.  As these are one of a kind and handmade, variations do occur. Please email for pictures of current in-stock pieces.

Price:

$300

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