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Soapstone Beaded Necklace from Africa, "Royal Akan"

"An inspiration from the beautiful gold bead pendants once worn by Akan... more

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"An inspiration from the beautiful gold bead pendants once worn by Akan nobility in Ghana," confides Nonyem Abena Ibeneme. Noted for their elegant exuberance, Akan royals would wear extraordinary jewelry for special feasts and occasions. This necklace is crafted by hand with conical soapstone beads alternating with sese wood spacers. Threaded on waxed linen cords, the necklace fastens with an ornate ceramic button.

  • 0.13 kgs
  • 0.3 lbs
  • 45.8 cm L x 5 cm W
  • 18" L x 2" W

  • Soapstone, sese wood and ceramic on waxed linen cords
  • Natural stone - some variations in color and/or pattern are to be expected
  • Toggle clasp
  • Free Jewelry Packaging? Yes
  • Premium Jewelry Gift Box? Yes
  • Made in Ghana.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in West Africa
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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.

Nonyem Abena Ibeneme has received a $200 microcredit loan with 0% interest. Proceeds were used to purchase hand tools and equipment for her workshop.

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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3 Testimonials for Nonyem Abena Ibeneme

Thank you for the recycled summer bead bracelet.

Elias

I was so excited to get t his package today. I am in Florida in the USA. The package was wrapped like a gift with much care. The Brave necklace is absolutely fantastic! I highly recommend this artist. You will get far more than your money's worth. Thank you Nonyem. ~ Elias
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Natha

Scott, MS

I bought the ""Medievil Hopps"" From this artist and absolutely love them! It took a little longer than other orders to arrive, but it was definately worth the wait! Thanks so much!
 
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