This handmade creation is offered in partnership with NOVICA, in association with National Geographic.
The Mossi people of northern Ghana refer to their good grandmothers as Yabpoka, inspiring Ila Suleyman to design this necklace. Centered by a bull horn pendant, the handcrafted necklace has batik cow bone, sese wood, terracotta and recycled plastic beads.Product Features:
Story Behind the Art:
- Style: Pendant
- Materials: Bull horn, cow bone, ceramic, sese wood, recycled plastic
- Metal: Brass
- Finish: Antiqued
- Clasp: Hooks
- Necklace: 20 mm wide x 18 inches long
- Pendant: 51 mm wide x 2.8 inches long
'I'm Ila Suleyman from Ghana and I come from a family of artists, starting with my great-grandfather. My forefathers were predominantly millet and cattle farmers who used the leather of the animals they reared for clothing and accessories such as talismans, bangles and necklaces. I love what I do!'What is Worldstock?The handcrafted touch of artisan skill creates variations in color, size and design. If buying two of the same item, slight differences should be expected. Note: Color discrepancies may occur between this product and your computer screen.ImportedAll weights and measurements are approximate and may vary slightly from the listed information.
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