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Handcrafted Wood Wall Combs (Set of 3), "Ashanti Wisdom"

byEmmanuel Nyadedzor: icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star (36)
Master woodworker Daniel Nyadedzor carves this set of antique style combs.... more

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Master woodworker Daniel Nyadedzor carves this set of antique style combs. Originating from the Ashanti region of Ghana, they bear the name Nyansa, meaning "wisdom" and symbolize the type of combs used by the Ashanti long ago. The face of an elderly person is featured, highlighted with intriguing metal plates embossed with African motifs.

  • 0.80 kgs
  • 1.8 lbs
  • Each: 25 cm H x 11 cm W x 2 cm D
  • Each: 9.75" H x 4.3" W x 0.8" D

  • Sese wood
  • Made in Ghana.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in West Africaicon info
Gift Info
  • Free Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes

Reviews by Customers

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36

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11/19/2016

"It hangs in my living room"

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I love the rustic appearance. It compliments my other wood carving perfectly.

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Ashanti Wisdom, Handcrafted Wood Wall Combs (Set of 3)

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02/05/2017

"Stunning Ashanti Nyansa wood combs!"

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Thank you for the your beautiful Ashanti Nyansa wood combs. These wisdoms combs are unique, striking, and your craftsmanship brings forth the stunning beauty found in Ghana. I display these combs in my living room where I receive many compliments on your work of art. Thank you once again and I wish continued success and happiness.

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Wood wall art Ghana West Africa

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Ashanti Wisdom, Handcrafted Wood Wall Combs (Set of 3)

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From Hewitt, NJ

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07/16/2020

"amazing craftsmanship"

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a wonderful piece! absolutely should be the center of anyones collection

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snake mask

Best Uses

  • decorative

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Verified Reviewer

06/10/2020

"Cute"

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She is so cute and fun

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Sweetheart, African Wood Sculpture

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Verified Reviewer

05/28/2020

"Made with Magic Hands"

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Not only are these wood combs made with such skill and detail, they came wrapped so delicately and professionally. I will be a return shopper!

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Ashanti Wisdom, Handcrafted Wood Wall Combs (Set of 3)

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From Ventura, CA USA

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05/26/2020

"I really like these"

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We hang these on our Christmas tree each year. Full of character!

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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

Emmanuel Nyadedzor has received 10 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $2000 and the most recent for $1200. Proceeds were used to purchase wood, metal plates, polish and paint to continue 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.

This artist supports children under the age of 18.

 
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