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Sterling Silver Pendant, "Africa Sankofa"

byJoycelyn Sena Zigah: icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star (21)
Joycelyn Sena Zigah honors tradition with the modern design of this sterling... more

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Joycelyn Sena Zigah honors tradition with the modern design of this sterling silver pendant. It is crafted by hand in the shape of the African continent. A gleaming bird stands with its neck and head turned backwards. Known as Sankofa, this Adinkra symbol encourages to learn from past experience, and carry on forward.

.925 Sterling silver

  • 3 grams
  • 0.12 oz
  • 3.5 cm L x 2.8 cm W
  • 1.4" L x 1.1" W

  • Sterling silver
  • High polish finish
  • Made in Ghana.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in West Africaicon info
Gift Info
  • Free Jewelry Packaging? Yes
  • Premium Jewelry Gift Box? Yes

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21

Verified Reviewer

11/26/2017

"Forever close to my heart"

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This is a very beautiful piece of jewelry! Since finding out that a majority of my DNA comes from Ghana and Nigeria I wanted to support the artist there. I also wanted a piece of a place I’ve never been to in an effort to feel connected to my roots while also remembering the meaning behind the Sankofa. I absolutely love this finely crafted piece of jewelry and i wear it close to my heart.

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

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Africa Sankofa, Sterling Silver Pendant

Verified Reviewer

04/15/2017

"I Will Cherish It Always"

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I had my DNA tested to see what my ethnicities were. As an African American, it was very important to me , as I only knew that my ancestors were Slaves. Within Africa, my ethnic background is Sierra Leonian, Kenyan, Nigerian, and Central African. I really wanted to celebrate my African Roots and purchased this beautiful Sankofa for mySelf. This truly is a Beautiful piece and I will cherish it always. Sterling silver and African artistry is amazing. Thank you, Sis.Zigah...I hope to return to the MotherLand, soon.

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Verified Reviewer

07/30/2018

"christmas gift"

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my sister requested this pendant for Christmas. she likes petite jewelry. looks good on a 15 or 16 chain.

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Verified Reviewer

06/06/2018

"Wonderful Keepsake for Future"

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This is a beautiful piece that represents our past and future. Giving to a young family member to always reflect on the past as they move forward. Thank you for the beautiful piece.

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Verified Reviewer

05/14/2020

"Great"

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I was surprised at how thin the silver is given the price (and I used a 50% off coupon)

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Verified Reviewer

03/02/2020

"Favorite"

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I have always wanted this after seeing it on the hand of a friend.

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  • I wear it with pride

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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

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

Joycelyn Sena Zigah has received 5 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $1100 and the most recent for $2000.

 
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