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Carved & Beaded Mosaic Buffalo

Carved from Osesi wood these pieces are embellished with a row of cowry shells down their spine and a mosaic made of glass beads from Krobo, Ghana. These buffalo are decorated with the Akan adinkra symbols NYAME BIRIBI WO SORO (“God is in the heavens” – symbolizing hope) and SEPOW (”The executioner’s knife” – symbolizing justice).

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Asitena Pa Ma Arefi – Good Living

Asitena Pa Ma Arefi — “Good living breeds forgetfulness”. This husband and wife are symbols of growing old together and enjoying life. The adinkra symbol for “Hope” is fashioned from glass beads on both their chests between rows of cowry shells. The husband smokes a pipe, the wife is all smiles.
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Village of Hope Coasters

When we saw these, grabbing them was a no brainier. Ebony wood from the Volta Region of Ghana and stunning craftsmanship. This coaster set is a great conversation piece. The story goes – Good company flocks to wherever the Villages of Hope are.

Ɛɛfɛ Sɛ Wobɛte W’anim

Ɛɛfɛ sɛ wobɛte w’anim — “It’s nice to be nice”. This piece is unique, unlike any we’ve seen. The name, a common phrase in Twi, expresses how it feels to be a young woman at puberty. Carved from Ebony wood, she is a lovely addition to any room.

Gye Nyame Beaded Wall Hanging

Gye Nyame – this symbol is arguably the most popular Adinkra symbol from Ghana – it means “except for God” and expresses the deep faith the Akans have in the Supreme Being. This wall hanging is carved from Red Wood and fashions the symbol out of glass beads from Krobo, Ghana. 

Brass, Agate and Glass Necklace and Earrings Set

This piece is so elegant. Glass beads are hand made in the Volta Region of Ghana and accompany agate stones from Northern Africa. The medallion is brass and made using the “Lost-Wax” technique. The artist strings all together nylon line which assures the set is strong and durable. It is one of our favorite pieces.

Jumbo Antique Afro Pick from Redwood – 1955

These hair combs are precolonial Ghanaian designs. They are carved from wood rehabilitated from before Ghana gained its independence in 1957. They can either be used, or displayed in accompanying wooden stands. These two combs are sold separately, please indicate which you’d like at point of purchase.

Gyenyame Beaded Akwaaba Mask

The Gye Nyame Symbol – A piece of African history. The Gye Nyame symbol is arguably the most popular Adinkra symbol – it means “except for God” and expresses the deep faith the Akans have in the Supreme Being. This mask is carved from Osesi wood and fashions the symbol out of glass beads made by hand in Odumase, Krobo. Two …

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