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Engraved Sese Wood Bird Beaded Pendant Necklace, "Somemu"

byCynthia Danquah: icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star (17)
Replete with boho influence, this necklace is designed and handcrafted by... more

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Replete with boho influence, this necklace is designed and handcrafted by Cynthia Danquah. The Ghanaian artist combines her wood carving and jewelry designing skills to create an intriguing sese wood pendant which features an engraved bird motif. Cynthia calls this accessory Somemu, which means "hold me" in the Akan language.

  • 49 grams
  • 0.1 lbs
  • 65 cm L x 2 cm W
  • 25.5" L x 0.8" W
  • Pendant(s): 6 cm L x 5 cm W
  • Pendant(s): 2.4" L x 2" W

  • Sese wood, nylon cord
  • Avoid contact with water
  • Toggle clasp
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Made in Ghana.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in West Africaicon info
Gift Info
  • Free Jewelry Packaging? Yes
  • Premium Jewelry Gift Box? Yes

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Total reviews

17

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09/06/2020

"lovely"

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This is a lovely elephant in every way. I am so lucky to have it!

Purchased Item:

Obrempon Elephant, Black and Red Wood Elephant Statuette from Ghana

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05/15/2020

"Little Turtle"

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Very nice! As described! Thank you!

Best Uses

  • Decorative

Purchased Item:

Little Turtle, Hand Carved Wood and Recycled Glass Beaded Turtle Statuette

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02/03/2020

"obrempon elephant"

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I am extremely pleased with the elephant. It looks exactly like the picture. I am looking forward to ordering more items.

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Purchased Item:

Obrempon Elephant, Black and Red Wood Elephant Statuette from Ghana

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01/20/2020

"rhinoceros"

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Love the art work

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12/31/2019

"Christmas present for wife"

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More Beautiful than I expected! She(we) love it.

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10/06/2019

"Colorful and cute"

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I wear this with plain tops and dresses, it really compliments and lifts the outfit I am wearing, Iove this piece!

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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

Cynthia Danquah has received 5 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $100 and the most recent for $200. Proceeds were used to stock up on beads and stones for the jewelry she makes and sells.

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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