Found Mossi Fertility Doll No. 167
BY RW Found
Worn by women of the Mossi, these abstract fertility dolls are called ‘Biga’. When a child is born ‘Biga’ dolls are placed on the house or passed on to the next generation.
Period: 20th Century
Materials and Techniques: Hand-Carved Wood
Place of Origin: West Africa
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