NOVICA .925 Sterling Silver Dangle Earrings 'Back to Africa'
NOVICA .925 Sterling Silver Dangle Earrings 'Back to Africa' by NOVICA at Abuja Media. MPN: 196134. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. NOVICA, in association with National Geographic, works together with talented artisan designers around the world to produce stunning, keepsake
About this item: Superimposed on a map of Africa is a beloved adinkra symbol. These West African symbols communicate sayings and concepts through images. "The Sankofa depicts a bird that turns to look over its shoulder. It literally means to 'go back and get it', also translated as 'back to my roots.' Sankofa symbolizes one taking from the past what is good and bringing it into the present in order to make positive progress through the benevolent use of knowledge," says Joycelyn Sena Zigah. Her elegant sterling silver earrings are crafted by hand.
.925 Sterling silver
About our Artist: 'My name, Sena, means 'bringing heaven to earth' in the language of the Ewe people of Ghana,' says Joycelyn Sena Zigah. 'My parents had to travel miles for me to be born, so my mother has considered me special after that experience. My mother traded in earrings, necklaces and beads so I naturally followed up. It has been a challenge working in a male-dominated field, fortunately I am one tough cookie so I don't get pushed over easily.'...
Features & Highlights
- An original NOVICA fair trade product in association with National Geographic.
- Includes an official NOVICA Story Card certifying quality & authenticity.
- NOVICA works with Joycelyn Sena Zigah to craft this item.
- Includes an original NOVICA jewelry pouch to keep for yourself or give as a gift.
- 2.3 in. L x 1.1 in. W
|Item Weight:||0.01 pounds|
|Package Weight:||0.3 pounds|
|Package Size:||5.12 x 1.57 x 1.57 inches|