Handcrafted Antiqued Sese Wood Wall Mirror from Ghana, "Odo Hemaa Queen"
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Resembling a traditional African throne stool, this Ghanaian wall mirror makes a characteristic addition to any home. Artisan Winfred Korley crafts the frame by hand of local sese wood, accenting it with etched motifs and a clay-rubbed antique finish. Korley names the mirror Odo Hemaa, an Akan phrase meaning "love queen."
- 0.96 kgs
- 2.1 lbs
- Frame: 38.5 cm H x 25.5 cm W x 3.5 cm D
- Frame: 15.25" H x 10" W x 1.4" D
- Mirror: 15.5 cm W x 26.5 cm H
- Mirror: 6" W x 10.5" H
Winfred Korley has received 3 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $200 and the most recent for $200. Proceeds were used to invest in the purchase of wood, his raw material, to increase production.
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.
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.