Four Sese Wood Star Ornaments in Red Green and Yellow, "Nsruma Glory"
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Four nsruma, or Akan star ornaments are handcrafted from Ghanaian sese wood, making a glorious addition to your tree to your tree. Emmanuel Nyadedzor designs the ornaments, carving two of them with the image of faces. The ornaments are hand-painted in colors of red, green, and yellow. A distressed finish gives the ornaments a characteristic look.
- 0.14 kgs
- 0.3 lbs
- Each (4): 7 cm H x 7 cm W x 2 cm D
- Each (4): 2.8" H x 2.8" W x 0.8" D
Emmanuel Nyadedzor has received 10 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $2000 and the most recent for $1200. Proceeds were used to purchase wood, metal plates, polish and paint to continue production.
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.
Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.