Ebony Wood Gye Nyame Letter Opener from Ghana, "Gye Nyame Helper"
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Hand-carved of ebony wood with rich hues of brown, this elegant letter opener makes an excellent and cultural addition to your home office. Ghanaian artisan Robert Lanyo creates the sleek opener, detailing the top of the handle with the Adinkra symbol Gye Nyame, signifying the supremacy of God.
This artist has dramatically improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA.
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.
Robert Lanyo has received 2 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $150 and the most recent for $400.
This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.
This artist striving to supporting their own or their family's basic needs and improve their livelihood.