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Adinkra African brass metal pendant/charm with intricate details, and Sankofa symbol, handmade in Ashanti, Ghana using the ancient lost-was method, an old and traditional laborious process
Superb quality, fantastic details
hand-crafted from recycled brass
approx 58-60 mm long (including the bail),
52 mm approx at widest point
the ring is about 3.5-5 mm wide on the inside
dimensions are approximate
necklace for illustration only and not included in the price
they do have some imperfections, ie. some indentations at the back (see additional photos)
The design is one of two Adinkra symbols which translate “return and get it”, ie. the importance of learning from and sticking to the good traditions and values of one’s culture and history.
*Adinkra are visual symbols from the Akan tribes of Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire in West Africa. They represent concepts, original thoughts, and popular proverbs in easily memorable form. They’re also a record of historical events and express traditional attitudes.