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Purple Agate and Soapstone Beaded Earrings from Ghana, "Oboafo Ye Na"

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Glossy purple creates a striking contrast with natural soapstone in earrings from Ghana's Rachel Armah. She crafts the earrings by hand with enhanced agate, and adds miniscule bauxite beads. Armah call this design "Oboafo Ye Na" an Akan phrase meaning "a good person is hard to find." The earrings are worn on brass hooks.

  • 29 grams
  • 1.02 oz
  • 6 cm L x 1.5 cm W
  • 2.4" L x 0.6" W

  • Enhanced agate, soapstone and bauxite on brass hooks
  • Hook earrings
  • Free Jewelry Packaging? Yes
  • Premium Jewelry Gift Box? Yes
  • Made in Ghana.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in West Africa
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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

Rachel Armah has received 3 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $100 and the most recent for $150. Proceeds were used to stock up on beads and stones for her jewelry.

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.

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

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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"Beautiful but very heavy"

Colors are beautiful! Stones are well cut. These earrings are larger than I expected, and are VERY heavy, earlobes are stretched and swing by their weight. I would like them better if they were smaller and not so heavy.

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3 Testimonials for Rachel Armah

Zach

Hello Rachel! Thank you for the lovely earrings. My mother loves them! Best regards, Zach

Jon

Wow! You really have some talent to make some beautiful objects! You seem like a lovable person and we feel that love through your wonderfully crafted objects! I’m really happy with my purchase thank you :)

Geneve

The necklace is beautiful. I receive many compliments and inquiries as to where the necklace came from.
 
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