Dan Mask Wood and Glass Beaded Pendant Necklace from Ghana, "Dan Mask"
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Inspired by the Dan tribe of Liberia, Ali Mohammed designs this necklace from Ghana. Beads of sese wood, recycled glass, and colorful recycled plastic discs circle the neck, centered by a hand-carved wood pendant in the shape of a Dan mask.
- 40 grams
- 1.41 oz
- Necklace: 60 cm L x 1 cm W
- Necklace: 23.5" L x 0.4" W
- Pendant: 7 cm L x 3 cm W
- Pendant: 2.8" L x 1.2" W
Ali financially supports the education of two of his own children and two others in primary school.
Ali Mohammed has received 6 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $200 and the most recent for $2000.
Starting off with very humble earnings, Ali has worked hard to grow his workshop and better his livelihood and that of his family.
Ali currently supports four children who are all under the age of ten.
This Product is awarded the Earth Friendly badge because it uses recycled or sustainable materials or techniques.