Hand Crafted Wood Decorative Box with Aluminum from Ghana, "Fortune Keeper"
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Crafted by hand and detailed with elaborate designs, the 'Fortune Keeper' decorative box stores your fortunes in style. Artisan Victor Dushie carves the decorative box from sese wood, and enhances the lid and sides with a beautiful textured pattern using aluminum. The box is finished with acrylic paint for a sophisticated antiqued look.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
Victor Dushie has received 3 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $150 and the most recent for $600.
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.