ITEM#: 19841793This handmade creation is offered in partnership with NOVICA, in association with National Geographic.
A rhinoceros and a giraffe represent Africa's rich variety of native wildlife in a hand-carved sese wood decorative bowl. Ghana's Madam Adwoa and Onyame Akwan Dooso present this handsome design.
- Worldstock Country: Ghana
- Colors: Black, beige
- Materials: Sese wood
- Quantity: One
- For decorative use only
- Not for use with foods
- Dimensions: 3.9 inches high x 7.8 inches diameter
Story Behind the Art:
Madam Adwoa became involved in handicrafts through her mother, who sold Adinkra symbols and kente cloths. While helping her mother, she began to offer a small number of woodcarvings, which to her surprise sold very well in the market. This inspired Madam Adwoa to pursue woodcarving as a career. After a period of careful instruction, she opened up her own workshop, under the banner, 'God moves in mysterious ways.' Currently Madam Adwoa heads a team of fifteen artisans in her workshop.
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|Country of Origin||Ghana|
|Dimensions||3.9 inches high x 7.8 inches diameter|
|Country of Origin||Ghana|
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