Traditionally, Namji dolls were crafted by artisans in northern Cameroon to serve as fertility dolls. Carried by young girls to encourage mothering instincts and by women hoping to conceive, Namji dolls consisted of a wooden figure surrounded in beads. Our modern interpretations of Namji dolls are crafted by artisans from Cameroon and the Democratic Republic of Congo who are currently living as refugees in Nairobi, Kenya. His love for this traditional fertility doll has given him a loyal following in shops throughout East Africa.
Tall Size: 3.25"L x 2.5"W x 13"T Short Size: 2.5"L x 1.75"W x 8.5"T
Place this couple in your home on a shelf for display, on a bookcase to tell a decor story, in your bedroom as a reminder of the love you share with your partner, or gift them to a couple you love!
Handmade in Kenya from Jacaranda Wood + Beads; each doll varies slightly + is uniquely yours.