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Product ID: 272616

Artisan Black Bead Necklace with Sese Wood Agate and Leather, "Wend Panga in Black"

byIla Suleyman: icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star (41)
Ghana's Ila Suleyman presents a necklace featuring five beaded strands threaded... more

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Ghana's Ila Suleyman presents a necklace featuring five beaded strands threaded with black recycled vinyl beads. The ends of the multi-strand section are finished with sese wood beads, agate stones, and leather strips serving as spacers. The brass hook clasp complements the beads' earth tones. The name Wend Panga comes from the Mamprusi word meaning "strong will."

  • 30 grams
  • 1.06 oz
  • Necklace: 49 cm L x 1 cm W
  • Necklace: 19.25" L x 0.4" W
  • Pendant: 24 cm L x 4 cm W
  • Pendant: 9.5" L x 1.6" W

  • Recycled plastic, sese wood, enhanced agate, and nylon cord with brass clasp
  • S-hook or hook clasp
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Promotes recycling and reduces waste
  • Made in Ghana.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in West Africaicon info
Gift Info
  • Free Jewelry Packaging? Yes
  • Premium Jewelry Gift Box? Yes

Reviews by Customers

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41

From San Antonio, Texas

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06/19/2020

"Just as presented"

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Just received my leather necklace a couple of days ago and I ma dying to wear it. Not going anywhere anytime soon. with COVID-19 still on the rise. Still this necklace is just as it is presented.

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02/04/2020

"Classy and Funky"

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The necklace has a modern and earthly vibe. It is well made and the packaging is lovely.

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01/17/2020

"What a knock out!"

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The colors are beautiful together. The necklace holds its shape well when you wear it. It is unusual and attractive.

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From Gloucester, MA

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11/23/2019

"Stunning!"

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I purchased this necklace as a gift. The recipient was blown away and loved everything about it. When she learned about where I made the purchase, she was even more pleased that her gift made a difference to someone. Stunningly beautiful!

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From Westchester, NY

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11/05/2019

"Purple Rain"

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First African Jewelry purchase and I love it. Purple stands for royalty and it looks that way. Beautiful accessory piece that gets a lot of compliments.

Best Uses

  • All occasions

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10/24/2019

"Stylish"

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This item and very colorful. Perfect with a low neck little black dress.

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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

Ila has several employees who help him in his workshop.

This artist is working with some sort of disability ranging from mental or physical and includes conditions such as being handicapped physically, or perhaps having a condition such as autism. This is also awarded to artists that employ other artists with disabilities.

This artist is currently supporting and providing for the education of their children, grandchildren, or children in their community, whether it be at the primary, secondary, or university level.

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

Ila Suleyman has received 2 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $400 and the most recent for $400.

This artist striving to supporting their own or their family's basic needs and improve their livelihood.

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.

Ila has a toddler named Ramatu that he supports.

This Product is awarded the Earth Friendly badge because it uses recycled or sustainable materials or techniques.

 
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