Ebony Wood Adinkra Bird Dangle Earrings from Bali, "Adinkra Roots"
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Representing the Adinkra symbol for sankofa, this pair of dangle earrings depict birds that reach to grab eggs off their backs. Meaning "go back and get it" in the Twi dialect, these striking symbols are handcrafted of natural ebony wood by Ghana's Robert Lanyo to adorn the ears on brass hooks.
- 10 grams
- 0.35 oz
- 5 cm L x 5 cm W x 1 cm D
- 2" L x 2" W x 0.4" D
This artist has dramatically improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA.
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.
Robert Lanyo has received 2 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $150 and the most recent for $400.
This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.
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