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African Wood Beaded Pendant Necklace, "Ohemaa"

byCynthia Danquah: icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star (18)
Cynthia Danquah designs and crafts an extraordinary necklace featuring the mask... more

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Cynthia Danquah designs and crafts an extraordinary necklace featuring the mask of an Akan queen, or Ohemaa. Hand-carved of sese wood, the mask centers a long necklace inspired by the traditional beaded jewelry of Ghana. Danquah strings the necklace by hand with sese wood alternating with bright red beads recycled from vinyl and plastic bottles.

  • 70 grams
  • 0.2 lbs
  • 66 cm Interior Circumference x 2.5 cm W
  • 26" Inner Circ. x 1" W
  • Pendant(s): 9.5 cm L x 6 cm W x 2.5 cm D
  • Pendant(s): 3.7" L x 2.4" W x 1" D

  • Sese wood and recycled paper
  • 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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18

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06/03/2019

"African Wood Beaded Pendant Purchase"

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Am very pleased, with this purchase. Bought it as a gift, for a friend. Who is originally, from Ghana. Will definitely be, looking at & purchasing, more trinkets. Via the near future.

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Ohemaa, African Wood Beaded Pendant Necklace

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03/29/2021

"Pretty"

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Very pretty. Love the natural colors.

Purchased Item:

Aye Mu Ye, Recycled Beaded Glass and Agate Bracelets (Pair)

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09/06/2020

"lovely"

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

Purchased Item:

Obrempon Elephant, Black and Red Wood Elephant Statuette from Ghana

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05/15/2020

"Little Turtle"

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Very nice! As described! Thank you!

Best Uses

  • Decorative

Purchased Item:

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

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02/03/2020

"obrempon elephant"

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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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01/20/2020

"rhinoceros"

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Love the art work

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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

Cynthia Danquah has received 5 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $100 and the most recent for $200. Proceeds were used to stock up on beads and stones for the jewelry she makes and sells.

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

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.

This Product is awarded the Earth Friendly badge because it uses recycled or sustainable materials or techniques.

 
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