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Adjustable Sese Wood Pendant Necklace from Ghana, "Ashanti Ruler"

A noble helmet is hand-carved from sese wood with pointed horns, centering a... more

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A noble helmet is hand-carved from sese wood with pointed horns, centering a length of adjustable black cord. This necklace is created by Ghanaian artisan Robert Aidoo-Taylor, who flanks the pendant with petite wood beads and discs. He paints the pendant in colors of green and black. The necklace is named Yaa Asantewaa, after a past Ashanti queen, famous for her resistance of British colonialism.

  • 10 grams
  • 0.35 oz
  • Necklace length: 36 cm min L - x 72 cm max L
  • Necklace length: 14.25" min L - x 28.5" max L
  • Necklace width: 10 mm
  • Necklace width: 10 mm
  • Pendant: 7 cm L x 2 cm W
  • Pendant: 2.8" L x 0.8" W

  • Sese wood, polyester cord
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Adjustable
  • Sliding knot
  • Free Jewelry Packaging? Yes
  • Premium Jewelry Gift Box? Yes
  • Made in Ghana.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in West Africa
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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.

Robert Aidoo-Taylor has received 7 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $100 and the most recent for $750.

This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.

Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.

This artist has dramatically improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA.

This artist supports children under the age of 18.

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"Good gift"

This piece brings power to me

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"AFRICAN PRIDE"

A CONSTANT REMINDER THAT WE ALL KINGS & QUEENS OF THE MOST HIGH!

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  • ALL AROUND WEAR (I SET THE TABLE)

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10 Testimonials for Robert Aidoo-Taylor

Sharon

We really like the ""Perfect Peace"" bracelet in green and black but the first time my husband wore it the black threads came out from under the green braiding and it is basically broken/not wearable. We will have to return it. Hope you can ensure this doesn't happen with your bracelets in the future and wishing you success.
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Terri

savannah ga USA

I received your beautiful fan today and it is even more beautiful in person. It is very well made and I will display it nicely.

Joe

Received two woven bracelets today. Well crafted for the price but one of the bands was not as advertised . . . 8.5 inches instead of 8.75 inches.
 
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