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Wood wall adornment, 'Royal Drummer' - Wood Relief Panel from Africa

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Wood Relief Panel from Africa, "Royal Drummer"

He sits in the shade of a tree beside his home and pounds a lively cadence on... more

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He sits in the shade of a tree beside his home and pounds a lively cadence on the drum. Eric Darko shares West African traditions in his exquisite wood carvings. This relief sculpture is named Adeshieman Mo Ntie, "Royal People Listening" in the Akan language. It depicts the person selected by town elders to play the talking drums that carry messages.

  • 1.13 kgs
  • 2.5 lbs
  • 53 cm H x 24 cm W x 3 cm D
  • 20.75" H x 9.5" W x 1.2" D

  • Sese wood
  • Made in Ghana.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in West Africaicon info
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Moira

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03/01/2019

"I adore this beautifully carved piece"

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Very unusual and a talking point with visitors

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Royal Drummer, Wood Relief Panel from Africa

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Patrizia

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04/16/2022

"Beautiful and Unique"

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This sculpture is a wonderful addition to a shelf or even displayed on a table. It looks great, has a good weight to it and its well made.

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Tinku

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02/14/2022

"Kids love this drum!"

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My kids still play this drum after so many years (they are teenagers now). This is a classic gift that we recieved for our wedding several years ago. Beautiful.

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Beautiful patterns

Best Uses

  • Great for encouraging musical talent in kids

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Abokobi, Artisan Crafted Djembe Drum

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Tara

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02/19/2021

"lovely"

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Im happy with this sculpture. Very cute

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PAUL

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09/30/2019

"Denkyem Boh Chair"

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Lovely accent piece. Knew it was a decorative chair. Fits very well among my other african collections.

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Eric Darko

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Debra

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08/10/2019

"wonderful piece of art"

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Great workmanship; large and beautiful, piece of art. The colors fit perfectly with my decor.

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Microcredit Financing

Microcredit Financing

Eric Darko has received 5 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $2000 and the most recent for $400. Proceeds were used to hire additional artisans and to invest in the purchase of raw materials such as wood and polish for production.

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.

Job Creator

Job Creator

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

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Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.

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