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Wood sculpture, 'Odo Akoma Couple' - Abstract Romantic Sese Wood Sculpture from Ghana

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Abstract Romantic Sese Wood Sculpture from Ghana, "Odo Akoma Couple"

In this abstract sculpture by Ghanaian artisan Cynthia Danquah, a couple shares... more

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In this abstract sculpture by Ghanaian artisan Cynthia Danquah, a couple shares a kiss. Cynthia hand-carves the sculpture of sese wood, giving it an intriguing design there the bodies of the couple fuse together. She names the sculpture Odo Akoma, an Akan phrase meaning "love heart."

  • 0.48 kgs
  • 1.0 lbs
  • 24 cm H x 17.5 cm W x 8 cm D
  • 9.5" H x 7" W x 3.1" D

  • Sese wood
  • 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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  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes

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Judith

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04/18/2019

"20th anniversary present"

A beautiful sculpture that says it all. It really fits the occasion.

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Odo Akoma Couple, Abstract Romantic Sese Wood Sculpture from Ghana

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Joyce

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06/30/2021

"Striking, Ethic Artistry"

Ohemaa, wood pendant necklace is large, but well proportioned to hang in a way that is flattering when worn. Very eye-catching, unique artistic necklace. Coordinates with Paglayiri earrings made by IIa Suleyman. Happy with purchase.

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PATRICK

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03/29/2021

"Pretty"

Very pretty. Love the natural colors.

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Maria

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09/06/2020

"lovely"

This is a lovely elephant in every way. I am so lucky to have it!

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Obrempon Elephant, Black and Red Wood Elephant Statuette from Ghana

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Lisa

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05/15/2020

"Little Turtle"

Very nice! As described! Thank you!

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  • Decorative

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Little Turtle, Hand Carved Wood and Recycled Glass Beaded Turtle Statuette

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Bill

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02/03/2020

"obrempon elephant"

I am extremely pleased with the elephant. It looks exactly like the picture. I am looking forward to ordering more items.

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Obrempon Elephant, Black and Red Wood Elephant Statuette from Ghana

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