His terrified family began scraping together loans. According to Clifton Crais and Pamela Scully:. A statue of J. Her skull was stolen in but returned a few months later. Hendrik Cesars protested that Baartman was entitled to earn her living, stating:
While most healthcare took place on the plantations, some stubborn cases were brought to physicians like Sims who patched up slaves so they could produce—and reproduce—for their masters again.
Dutch colonizers also bestowed the term "Hottentot", which is derived from "hot" and "tot", Dutch approximations of common sounds in the Khoi language. Sara Baartman spent four years on stage in England and Ireland. Historians have stated that this therefore casts great doubt on the veracity and independence of the statement that Baartman then made. Ultimately, the court ruled in favour of her exhibition after Dunlop produced a contract made between himself and Baartman. Temple University Press, Mansell Upham, a researcher and jurist specializing in South African colonial history also helped spur the movement to bring Baartman's remains back to South Africa. Crais and Scully say: