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Artisan Black Bead Necklace with Sese Wood Agate and Leather, "Wend Panga in Black"

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Ghana's Ila Suleyman presents a necklace featuring five beaded strands threaded... more

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Ghana's Ila Suleyman presents a necklace featuring five beaded strands threaded with black recycled vinyl beads. The ends of the multi-strand section are finished with sese wood beads, agate stones, and leather strips serving as spacers. The brass hook clasp complements the beads' earth tones. The name Wend Panga comes from the Mamprusi word meaning "strong will."

  • 30 grams
  • 1.06 oz
  • 49 cm L x 1 cm W
  • 19.25" L x 0.4" W
  • Pendant(s): 24 cm L x 4 cm W
  • Pendant(s): 9.5" L x 1.6" W

  • Recycled plastic, sese wood, enhanced agate, and nylon cord with brass clasp
  • S-hook or hook clasp
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Promotes recycling and reduces waste
  • 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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48

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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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03/27/2021

"Unique design"

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This is a beautiful dark purple necklace that makes a statement

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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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11/17/2020

"Beautiful bracelet"

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I ordered Annula in Sea Green, which is a teal color. Like another reviewer, I apparently received Annula in Green, which is an emerald/forest green. Its lovely, too, and fortunately I can wear it with something else. But I wanted the Sea Green (teal) for a particular outfit, and it would be good if you sent buyers what they ordered.

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10/14/2020

"Lovely craftsmanship"

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Neat, intricate weave, well made, love it.

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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.

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

 
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