Jewelry from West Africa(262 items)
Welcome to our Jewelry from West Africa Collection, each piece crafted by NOVICA artisans who carry on ancestral traditions in contemporary designs.
Featured Reviews on Jewelry from West Africa
color is actually as pictured, which I have found frequently to NOT be he case in these statement necklaces. This is a great statement necklace
What a knock out!
The colors are beautiful together. The necklace holds its shape well when you wear it. It is unusual and attractive.
Ila Suleyman Leather and beaded jewelry
"My forefathers were predominantly millet and cattle farmers, and they would use the leather of the animals for accessories such as talismans, bangles and necklaces for personal use."
Popular Jewelry from West Africa
Beaded Pendant Necklace with Recycled Glass and Wood, "Eco Anonyam"$89.95
Centering this necklace, a pendant of recycled plastic resembles amber. Ghanaian artisan Tina Quaye designs and crafts this boho necklace, circling the wearer with beads of green recycled glass and brown sese wood. This necklace is named meaning "glory" in the Akan language.
Sterling Silver Pendant, "Resilience"$139.99
Meaning to twist or turn oneself around, is the Adinkra symbol that fosters resilience. It is a symbol of initiative, dynamism and versatility; the ability to withstand difficulties in life. Joycelyn Sena Zigah designs a modern interpretation of this legendary symbol of wisdom and spirituality developed by the Ashanti people. The pendant is crafted by hand with high polished sterling silver.
.925 Sterling silver
African Hand Crafted Braided Brown Leather Necklace, "Mpusia in Brown"$34.99
In rich dark brown, strips of leather are used to carefully hand-braid this necklace. Ila Suleyman handcrafts this necklace, which features a wider section at the center that tapers the closer it gets to the button clasp. This necklace is named meaning "thank you" in northern Ghanaian.