Beaded Bag Charm / Key ring
4.5 inches long
1. handmade Ghana recycled glass beads
2. brass beads also handmade in Ghana
3. natural lava beads
4. silver tone findings
5. leather with embossed Adinkra* Aya symbol
6. heishi vinyl disc beads from West Africa
Aya is fern in the local language. And symbolises one who has endured difficulties and found ways to cope and overcome.
*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.
Elephant, Djembe Drum, Croc, Sankofa, Star, Heart, Sankofa Bird, Turquoise Star, Aqua Heart