The Ayemye Akuaba, beautifully feminine, wears a necklace of colorful beads. Akuaba are wooden ritual fertilitydolls from Ghana and nearby areas. The best known akuaba are those of the Ashanti people, whose akuaba have large, disc-like heads. In Ghana, such figures are believed to assist a woman who wants to conceive a baby. This beautiful doll is named Ayemye - compassion in the language of the Akan people.