2nd half 20th century - As new - unused
|Total nr of items:||6|
|Object:||Maternity figure (More lots)|
|Indigenous object name:||Akua ba|
|Ethnic group/ culture:||Asante|
|Period:||2nd half 20th century|
|Condition:||As new - unused|
|Sold with stand:||No|
Lot of 6 sitting Akua ba's, maternity figurines.
The original Akua ba dolls are carried on the back of women either hoping to conceive a child, or to ensure the attractiveness of the child being carried. When not in active use, the akua'ba would be ritually washed and cared for."
These Akua ba's are nursing a child and are ment to prosper motherhood after the child is born.
Private collection of Floris van Luin, The Netherlands.
Catawiki member since October 9, 2016, received 84 reviews in total (21 in last 12 months)
|Feedback score:||100% (21 reviews)|
|(last 12 months)|
Llego en perfectas condiciones. Me ha decepcionado bastante, es una pena que no lo enviasen con el soporte. No lo volvería a comprar, había opciones mucho más interesantes por éste precio
Thank you - we received the stool in good shape.
If you have any other interesting stuff for resale, I would love to hear from you.
Best regards, Ragnar - firstname.lastname@example.org
The trade I made was OK. Fair and fast.
The seller will ship the item(s) within 3 working days after receiving confirmation of payment.
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|Rest of Europe||$33.23|
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You can pick up this lot from the seller: Haarlem (Noord Holland), Netherlands.
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