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Mami's Sisters in the African Atlantic || Mami Wata: Arts for Water Spirits in Africa and its Diasporas
So, what other types of mermaid-like watery creatures exist in the world? Here's what mermaids look like in different cultures.

Merfolk around the world

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Famous Black Swimmers

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Macramé Sirènes dart de la fibre art mural macramé | Etsy France
Lynn Dewart - "Queen of Cups"

Merperson Dolls

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Cosplay

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Nigerian-Welsh author Natasha Bowen discusses her latest release, representation in the fantasy genre, and why Black girls should see themselves as mermaids, too.
Gabriella was a black and deaf mermaid in "The Little Mermaid" TV series, which aired from 1992 to 1994 on CBS.

Articles on Black Merfolk

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Black Merpersons/Merpersons of Color

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there is a hand that has two small figurines on it
Mer-Newborns
an image of a woman holding a crystal ball in her hand with flowers on it
an image of a woman with flowers on her head and hair in the air, surrounded by water
22 Mermaids - 008
Digital art / Giclee Print / Printed on Hahnemuhle Photo Rag 308 gsm Size: 24x36 inchesFirst limited edition of 25 - all prints are numbered and hand signed. Image size is printed as listed. 2 inch border is added to allow for framing.Prints ship approximately 4-6 weeks from date of order.NOTE: These are digital paint
a drawing of a mermaid holding a bottle in one hand and an octopus on the other
Andreyaa Hora - Artist & Illustrator
an older woman with blue hair and flowers in her hair is smiling at the camera
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Digital art / Giclee Print / Printed on Hahnemuhle Photo Rag 308 gsm Size: 24x36 inchesFirst limited edition of 25 - all prints are numbered and hand signed. Image size is printed as listed. 2 inch border is added to allow for framing.Prints ship approximately 4-6 weeks from date of order.NOTE: These are digital paint
a woman with white hair and flowers on her head sitting in the middle of water
two women dressed as mermaids under water
an image of a mermaid with long hair on it's tail and two other women in the background
La Sirene - Marassas - Trois Beaded Vodou Flag
a woman laying on top of a sandy beach next to a purple mermaid tail and head
My Skin My Logo
a woman is standing in the shape of a mermaid tail