Leather Jewelry Box, "African Fan"
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Fan motifs open gracefully on tooled leather to adorn a jewelry box. Handcrafted by Francis Agbete, the graceful design is lined in velvet to protect personal treasures.
Francis Agbete has received 9 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $500 and the most recent for $1050. Proceeds were used to invest in the purchase of ebony wood, leather, brass, polish and sandpaper to increase 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.