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Braided leather necklace, 'Mpusia in Brown' - African Hand Crafted Braided Brown Leather Necklace

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

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
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  • Free Jewelry Packaging? Yes
  • Premium Jewelry Gift Box? Yes

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Heather

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03/15/2021

"Brown Necklace"

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

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Alexandria

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10/14/2020

"Lovely craftsmanship"

Neat, intricate weave, well made, love it.

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Paula

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06/19/2020

"Just as presented"

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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Pat

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06/23/2022

"Beautifully woven necklace"

Really love this braided collar. It is so unique. The craftsmanship is top quality.

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Gail

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04/21/2022

"Very well made!"

Will order another color! Lovely...

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Edicia

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03/20/2022

"My new favorite. Just ?? ?? ?? these."

I purchased one for me and one for my husband. Color the color of mine but love the the two tone color of his. Lots of compliments when I wear either one.

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Ila has several employees who help him in his workshop.

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