curb chain necklace with 3 Adinkra raw brass charms
8 inches long – it can be shortened, please let know what length you would like it.
the charms are handmade in Ghana using the old metal casting technique known too as ‘lost wax’ , they are about 3/4 on an inch long and their meanings are as follows (from left to right):
1. Kwatekyi atiko – bravery and fearlessness
2, akoma – patience
3. Gye Nyame – belief in God as supreme
*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.
Your package will contain the meanings of the 3 symbols