Adinkra Wooden Earrings – Friendship (Red) | Akakpo & Co.

$28.00

SKU: C029-2787
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Lightweight and bold, these 3″ wooden earrings make a wonderful gift, bright red & adorned with the Adinkra symbol for “Freindship”.

Adinkra are the traditional symbols of Ghana, from which Ebenezer Akakpo draws much of his inspiration for his collections.  The traditional symbology of Ghanaian heritage inspire unique designs that carry personal and cultural power.

This piece is currently at Maine Craft Portland.

1 in stock

About the Artist

Akakpo & Co.
Portland, ME

Growing up in Ghana, Ebenezer Akakpo was fascinated with the power that symbols had to convey the most important parts of our beliefs.  In moving to Maine he discovered a new visual language and began combining these symbols with those of his native country to create designs which are full of meaning, history and culture.  Ebenezer showcases the symbols of his new home in his Maine Culture line.

Additional Details

Weight .1 lbs
Dimensions 3 × .5 in