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African Hand Crafted Braided Brown Leather Necklace, "Mpusia in Brown"

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In rich dark brown, strips of leather are used to carefully hand-braid this... more

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In rich dark brown, strips of leather are used to carefully hand-braid this necklace. Ila Suleyman handcrafts this necklace, which features a wider section at the center that tapers the closer it gets to the button clasp. This necklace is named Mpusia, meaning "thank you" in northern Ghanaian.

  • 25 grams
  • 0.88 oz
  • 49 cm L x 2 cm W
  • 19.25" L x 0.8" W

  • Leather
  • Toggle clasp
  • Made in Ghana.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in West Africaicon info
Gift Info
  • Free Jewelry Packaging? Yes
  • Premium Jewelry Gift Box? Yes

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03/15/2021

"Brown Necklace"

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Well made, it will stand up for everyday wear. Gorgeous

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10/14/2020

"Lovely craftsmanship"

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Neat, intricate weave, well made, love it.

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06/19/2020

"Just as presented"

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Just received my leather necklace a couple of days ago and I ma dying to wear it. Not going anywhere anytime soon. with COVID-19 still on the rise. Still this necklace is just as it is presented.

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04/27/2021

"I wear this necklace to feel strength and courage."

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Beautifully crafted and designed. I feel the love that went into making this necklace.

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04/20/2021

"Timeless!"

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Beautiful addition to handcrafted jewelry.

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Pat

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03/27/2021

"Unique design"

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This is a beautiful dark purple necklace that makes a statement

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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

Ila has several employees who help him in his workshop.

This artist is working with some sort of disability ranging from mental or physical and includes conditions such as being handicapped physically, or perhaps having a condition such as autism. This is also awarded to artists that employ other artists with disabilities.

This artist is currently supporting and providing for the education of their children, grandchildren, or children in their community, whether it be at the primary, secondary, or university level.

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

Ila Suleyman has received 2 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $400 and the most recent for $400.

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

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.

Ila has a toddler named Ramatu that he supports.

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