Ashanti Fertility Ghana Comb #1390



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A very fine comb that represents a fertility figure. The combs could be given as a gift and were also presented at marriages. A woman could own one or more combs depending on her wealth, status or beauty.
Provenance: Private collection. F.d.G in NL / Tribal Art Treasures


  • Origin: Ghana, Africa
  • Excellent condition
  • Ethnic group: Ashanti/Asante
  • Materials: Wood
  • Weight: 127 grams
  • Dimensions: 9.5 x 3.5 x 34.5 cm
  • Amount (in stock): 1
  • Damage: Excellent

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