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Hand Carved Family Theme African Wood Sculpture, "Mother Abena"

Product ID: 232517

by Victoria Agyepomaa:

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Abena goes about her chores with patience and grace, beautifully depicted in this sese wood sculpture. Balancing a jar on her head, she carries a baby nestled in a shawl on her back while a toddler tugs at her legs. Victoria Agyepomaa names this pregnant mom Abena Maame. Abena is the name of a girl born on Tuesday, and maam means "mother" in the Akan language.

  • 0.48 kgs
  • 1.1 lbs
  • 40 cm H x 7.5 cm W x 4.5 cm D
  • 15.75" H x 3" W x 1.8" D

  • Sese wood
  • Wood grain and color can vary slightly
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Made in Ghana.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in West Africaicon info
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  • Free Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes

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Total reviews

29

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01/12/2019

"It brings a wonderful bit of humanity to my home"

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It is a beautiful product of the human hands and full of humanity

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Mother Abena, Hand Carved Family Theme African Wood Sculpture

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03/28/2020

"Gorgeous twins"

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I put these two in separate shadow boxes, they are gorgeous on my wall.

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01/19/2020

"Love it!"

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This is my second purchase. I gave it to my sister as a Christmas gift....so she can keep her eyes off mine!

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Blue Offering Bowl, Artisan Crafted Wood and Clay Sculpture from Ghana

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01/19/2020

"Love it"

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I hesitated in purchasing for a few months but now that I purchase it ....I love it! It looks good with other pieces I purchase from Ghana..

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12/02/2019

"Maphikelela Loving Couple"

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This is one Beautiful piece of art. I Love It.

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11/09/2019

"African wood masks,meedo"

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I love this hand-ctrafted pieces so much , especially all the details, such beautiful items

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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.

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.

Victoria Agyepomaa has received a $800 microcredit loan with 0% interest.

This artist supports children under the age of 18.

 
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