Artisan Crafted Horn and Wood Pendant Necklace, "Bountiful Harvest"
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Natural bull horn is transformed into a sleek, bold pendant in Ila Suleyman's hands. Centering a necklace, it is flanked by polished agate, sese wood and beads of batik on bone. The colorful disks are recycled plastic. The designer names this design Naakobo, which means "Bountiful Harvest" in the Mossi language of Northern Ghana.
- 38 grams
- 1.34 oz
- Necklace: 53.2 cm L x 1 cm W
- Necklace: 21" L x 0.4" W
- Pendant: 3.5 cm L x 10 cm W
- Pendant: 1.4" L x 3.9" W
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.
"Prettier than in Picture"
Just received this necklace and it is so unique! The choice of accent colors to compliment the polished bull horn is beautiful. I look forward to wearing the necklace and earrings a lot during the next few months. Mr. Suleyman does beautiful and artistic work!
- A play of color and sophistication with neutral color wardrobe
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