icon handOver $110.6 million sent to artisans so far!

Similar Items

Product ID: 164470

Hand Made Thought and Meditation Wood Sculpture, "Introspection"

byRita Addo Zakour: icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star (213)
Hand-carved from native sese wood, this contemporary sculpture boasts... more

Coming Back!

This item is available for backorder and will ship within 2 to 8 weeks. Read more

Pre-Order Now!

This item is available for pre-order and will ship within 2 to 8 weeks. Read more

Details

Hand-carved from native sese wood, this contemporary sculpture boasts extraordinary color textures. Rita Addo Zakour's design includes white clay for visual interest. She names the piece Dwenewoho. The word comes from the Akan people and means "think about yourself."

  • 0.70 kgs
  • 1.5 lbs
  • 62 cm H x 10 cm W x 9 cm D
  • 24.5" H x 3.9" W x 3.5" D

  • Sese wood
  • Made in Ghana.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in West Africaicon info
Gift Info
  • Free Gift Wrap? No
  • Premium Gift Wrap? No

Customer Reviews

Purchased this? Leave your review.

Artist rating

icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star

Total reviews

213

JMD

From Columbia, Tennessee

Verified Reviewer

11/02/2016

"Great Work"

icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star

This is another great piece in my Thinker Collection

Purchased Item:

Introspection, Hand Made Thought and Meditation Wood Sculpture

Was This Review Helpful?

icon likeYes (0) No (0)

Verified Reviewer

07/31/2018

"Nothing special"

icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star

The sculpture give no particular feeling, and the base is too small.

Purchased Item:

Introspection, Hand Made Thought and Meditation Wood Sculpture

Was This Review Helpful?

icon likeYes (0) No (0)

Verified Reviewer

04/12/2021

"A Fun Pop of Color & Whimsy"

icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star

These earrings are adorable. I love them! They are so colorful and bright. They bring a splash of color to any outfit I pair them with. The craftmanship is lovely. This was a great purchase. I recommend this product & the talented artist!

Tags By Eileen

Fun. Light weight. Whimsical. Unique. Playful.

Best Uses

  • To add a pop of color to any outfit, add color to an otherwise gray day - it's a mood elevator

Was This Review Helpful?

icon likeYes (0) No (0)

Verified Reviewer

04/02/2021

"This is a real thing of beauty."

icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star

This piece looks better up close and personal, than it does in the picture.

Best Uses

  • This piece sits on my audio stand

Was This Review Helpful?

icon likeYes (0) No (0)

Verified Reviewer

04/02/2021

"This symbolizes my family heritage."

icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star

This is something I ll pass on to my grandchildren. The paternal line in my family traces back to the Akan people of Ghana. The mask is perfect!

Best Uses

  • It hangs on my wall

Was This Review Helpful?

icon likeYes (0) No (0)

Verified Reviewer

03/27/2021

"African Mask"

icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star

Perfect gift for my sons place, he was pleased to display it.

Was This Review Helpful?

icon likeYes (0) No (0)

Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

Rita has three children. Two of them are currently in the university and one studies in a vocational school.

Rita Addo Zakour has received 6 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $400 and the most recent for $2050. Proceeds were used to purchase raw materials such as wood and paints.

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

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

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

 
icon up
BACK TO TOP

Your NOVICA Packages are Safe and Secure!

NOVICA's response to COVID 19

Every NOVICA item comes with our universal guarantee

Certified clean packing environment

Quality tested and verified by our region teams

Fair trade and 100% happiness guaranteed