The Celebrated Graman Quacy: 1793
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The Celebrated Graman Quacy. Representations of Africans: Kuasimukamba or Graman Quacy. Engraving and etching. Kuasimukamba was also known as Graman Quacy - 'Great man Kuasi'. By the mid-1770s he had became famous as a medicine man and seer in the Dutch colony of Surinam. He was so successful that he was able to buy his freedom and establish his own business.
1793 AD - 1793 AD