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African Beaded Long Necklace with Soapstone and Bauxite, "Ahenfo Tumi"

A rich mix of earthy hues make this long beaded necklace intriguing. Artisan... more

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Details

A rich mix of earthy hues make this long beaded necklace intriguing. Artisan Rachel Armah of Ghana crafts the necklace by hand from variegated soapstone and bauxite beads, and adds a smooth round pendant of bull horn. She names it ahenfo tumi, which means "king's authority" in the Akan dialect. The necklace can be worn as a single long strand or doubled up as desired.

  • 0.34 kgs
  • 0.8 lbs
  • Necklace: 105 cm L x 2 cm W
  • Necklace: 41" L x 0.8" W
  • Pendant: 3.5 cm L x 3 cm W
  • Pendant: 1.4" L x 1.2" W

  • Soapstone, bauxite, bull horn
  • Natural stone -- color and variegation will vary
  • 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!

Rachel Armah has received 3 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $100 and the most recent for $150. Proceeds were used to stock up on beads and stones for her jewelry.

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

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

The Women's Empowerment badge is awarded to female artisans or artisan groups that are led by women.

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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3 Testimonials for Rachel Armah

Zach

Hello Rachel! Thank you for the lovely earrings. My mother loves them! Best regards, Zach

Jon

Wow! You really have some talent to make some beautiful objects! You seem like a lovable person and we feel that love through your wonderfully crafted objects! I’m really happy with my purchase thank you :)

Geneve

The necklace is beautiful. I receive many compliments and inquiries as to where the necklace came from.
 
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