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Couple Embracing Black and Brown Hand Carved Wood Statuette, "Maphikelela"

Victoria Agyepomaa of Ghana designs a hand carved sese wood sculpture of a... more

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Victoria Agyepomaa of Ghana designs a hand carved sese wood sculpture of a loving couple in a tender embrace. With fluid, stylized lines, the man sits behind the woman, encircling her in his arms. Painted black and copper brown, the artist names this sculpture Maphikelela, a Zulu word which means "preserves."

  • 0.88 kgs
  • 1.9 lbs
  • 33 cm H x 20.5 cm W x 7.5 cm D
  • 13" H x 8" W x 3" D

  • Sese wood
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Free Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Made in Ghana.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in West Africa
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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

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.

Victoria Agyepomaa has received a $800 microcredit loan with 0% interest.

This artist supports children under the age of 18.

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"Maphikelela Loving Couple"

This is one Beautiful piece of art. I Love It.

Best Uses
  • Memory of a loss Love One

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3 Testimonials for Victoria Agyepomaa

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Rochelle

Thank you for the lovely bowl. I love the gyae nyame sign. Only wish the bowl came in cream and black to match my decor, however i am still going to keep it because it is unique and the quality is very good.
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Marjorie

Greetings Victoria, I received my Thinking Mother sculpture today. I love it. The piece is absolutely beautiful! Great job. I will definetly recommend you to my friends and family. Marjorie
 
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