Sese Wood Decorative Comb with a Rustic Finish from Ghana, "Adinkra Unity"
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The adinkra symbol Nkonsonkonson, symbolizing unity, decorates the handle of this decorative comb from Ghana. According to Emmanuel Opoku Asante, the comb serves as "a reminder to contribute to the community, that in unity lies strength." He crafts the comb of local sese wood, giving it a rustic finish.
- 0.22 kgs
- 0.5 lbs
- 37 cm H x 13.5 cm W x 2 cm D
- 14.5" H x 5.25" W x 0.8" D
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
Emmanuel Opoku Asante has received 4 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $300 and the most recent for $800.
This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.
Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.