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Hand Carved Adinkra Theme African Walking Stick, "Sankofa Bird"

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A traditional adinkra symbol from Ghana inspires this beautiful walking stick by Evelyn Kafui Ahianyo. Carved by hand, it features the sankofa image. This is understood as "go back to your roots," a message conveyed through the form of a bird with its head tilted backward.

  • 0.73 kgs
  • 1.6 lbs
  • 92 cm H x 13 cm W x 4.5 cm D
  • 36" H x 5" W x 1.8" D

  • Sese wood
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Max user weight: 200 lb. Not intended for heavy-duty or medical use.
  • Made in Ghana.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in West Africaicon info
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Terrance

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07/29/2019

"Just beautiful"

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I have ordered almost ten handcrafted canes and each time I open my package- I?m in awe (lost of words that t describe beautiful). It just gets better and better. This one has truly made it to my top list;

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Glenda

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01/02/2017

"Beautifully made"

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This is a lovely cane/walking stick. I didnt give it 5 stars because the colors are more vibrant in person than on my monitor and I preferred the more subdued colors.

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Sam

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02/06/2022

"Stunning"

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Large, imposing, striking, gorgeous. Thank you Evelyn.

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Cynthia

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12/02/2021

"Heading back to Africa"

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Beautiful, well constructed small storage and decorative box. Reminds me of a wonderful safari just before the pandemic...great memories, awesome box.

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  • Decorative, small storage

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Denise

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08/15/2021

"Just what I wanted"

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My daughter bought this for me for my birthday. It looks just like the picture.

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Linda

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11/06/2020

"My Husband Loved This Gift!"

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The craftsmanship and authenticity are quite impressive and I gave it to my husband as a Christmas gift. Its hanging on the wall of his office.

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