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Handcrafted African Agate Earrings, "Currency"

Crafted by hand, these delightful earrings are designed by Rita Addo Zakour. She... more

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Crafted by hand, these delightful earrings are designed by Rita Addo Zakour. She combines agate with frosty globes of recycled glass. Tiny seed beads of recycled plastic complete the pair, named Aku Sika, or "as good as money" in the Akan language.

  • 9 grams
  • 0.32 oz
  • 6 cm L x 1 cm W
  • 2.4" L x 0.4" W

  • Agate, recycled glass, recycled plastic, brass hooks
  • Hook earrings
  • Made in Ghana.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Ghanaicon info
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  • Free Jewelry Packaging? Yes
  • Premium Jewelry Gift Box? Yes

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Gwendolyn

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09/25/2023

"Visual delight , beautifully crafted. Thank you!"

I am thankful to you for making this beautiful necklace with its calming and elegant colors. I applaud your imagination and dedication to making these fine necklaces and I wish you much financial success as well. Brava! Gwendolyn Marie - USA

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David

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08/22/2023

"Very Satisfied!"

Beautiful pieces, always get comfy likened with them on and very comfortable!

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Deb

From Michigan

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08/21/2023

"Lovely!"

Lovely bracelet, lightweight and easy to wear. The central flower is a very unique touch and beautifully crafted. Thank-you!

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Judith

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07/04/2023

"Excited to receive!"

The earrings were beautifully made and I received them in beautiful packaging.

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Lorraine

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06/30/2023

"A gift to my daughter ??"

She loved the mask!! Thank you for being such a talented queen! ??

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Peace Be Unto You, Ornate Hand Carved African Mask with Embossed Brass

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Gift Occasion:
  • This was a gift for: Daughter
  • Occasion: birthday

dufzor

From Maine

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06/22/2023

"Big blue glass beads!!!"

Substantial piece! Like wearing a beautiful sea glass bracelet. So happy to have in my collection! TY Rita Dakota for this beautiful creation!

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