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Cameroon Namji Dolls


These dolls are not only striking, but they also have in interesting history. Given to encourage fertility, these dolls are made for young girls to play with; strapping them to their backs and carrying them around to mirror the responsibility of their mothers. The dolls are also kept by women for good luck when trying to fall pregnant or provide for an easy childbirth.

Dimensions: 29 x 7 cm (11.4 x 2.6 inches)