Hand-Carved Ebony Wood Pen and Pen Holder from Ghana, "Mother Carrying Fruit"
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By Ghanaian artisan Robert Lanyo, this exquisite pen and pen holder set will make a sophisticated addition to your office. Robert hand-carves the set of rich ebony wood. The handle of the pen is carved to resemble the image of an African mother carrying fruit atop her head.
The pen is equipped with a ball point insertion.
- 49 grams
- 0.1 lbs
- Pen: 22 cm H x 1 cm W x 1 cm D
- Pen: 8.75" H x 0.4" W x 0.4" D
- Pen holder: 4 cm H x 3 cm W x 3 cm D
- Pen holder: 1.6" H x 1.2" W x 1.2" D
This artist has dramatically improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA.
This artist is currently supporting and providing for the education of their children, grandchildren, or children in their community, whether it be at the primary, secondary, or university level.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
Robert Lanyo has received 2 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $150 and the most recent for $400.
This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.
This artist striving to supporting their own or their family's basic needs and improve their livelihood.