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Mother and Child Modern Wood Sculpture Carved by Hand, "Thinking Mother"

Sitting, she cradles her baby in one hand, her face in the other. Her thoughtful... more

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Sitting, she cradles her baby in one hand, her face in the other. Her thoughtful mood transpires through this extraordinary sculpture. Victoria Agyepomaa combines modern art with tradition in celebration of motherhood. The sculpture is carved by hand of sese wood with the torso missing and her dress painted blue and white.

  • 0.56 kgs
  • 1.2 lbs
  • 26.5 cm H x 19.5 cm W x 8 cm D
  • 10.5" H x 7.75" W x 3.1" D

  • Sese wood
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Made in Ghana.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in West Africaicon info
Gift Info
  • Free Gift Wrap? No
  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes

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35

Judith

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01/19/2020

"Love it"

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I hesitated in purchasing for a few months but now that I purchase it ....I love it! It looks good with other pieces I purchase from Ghana..

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Maria A

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01/20/2019

"A cherished ornament"

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I bought this as representative of my mom holding me, her only child. She had passes away a couple of years before. I have it on my coffee table, the first thing seen as you enter my home. The wood is so beautiful and the colors so nice, they were inspiration for wall colors and accent pieces. I polish it with Liquid Gold wood spray (aeresol, not bottled which is messy) and helps preserve the wood. I love my piece??

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Ray

From Las Vegas

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05/18/2018

"Mom Loved It"

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The item arrived in a timely fashion. The wrapping was quality and acceptable. When my mom opened it for Mothers Day, she and my wife immediately lit up!! According to my wife, I got an A, for gifting. Quality and appears is just as shown. I was surprised the size was appropriate; I was afraid it would be tiny.

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Mariana

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01/30/2022

"Great gift"

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This was a Christmas present for my cousin. She immediately hung it on her living room wall. Its small, but it looks really nice

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Gift Occasion:
  • This was a gift for: Cousin
  • Occasion: Christmas

Vivienne

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07/18/2021

"Love my Elly"

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I purchased a beaded elly in Tanzania and hoped to find another like it it. This charming companion is so lovely.

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Colorful Elephant, Recycled Glass Beaded Wood Elephant Sculpture from Ghana

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Devora

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07/14/2021

"Beautiful Sculpture"

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Unique, Lots of Complaints

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Women in Unity, Sese Wood Wall Relief Panel of African Women from Ghana

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Gift Occasion:
  • This was a gift for: Myself
  • Occasion: 'just because'

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Preserving Traditions

Preserving Traditions

This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.

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Job Creator

This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.

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Empowering Women

The Women's Empowerment badge is awarded to female artisans or artisan groups that are led by women.

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Microcredit Financing

Microcredit Financing

Victoria Agyepomaa has received a $800 microcredit loan with 0% interest.

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Caring for Children

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