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Artisan Crafted Unique Batik Wall Hanging, "Initiation into Womanhood"

Dressed in her best, a girl carries a calabash on her head. Edward Adeniran... more

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Dressed in her best, a girl carries a calabash on her head. Edward Adeniran creates a batik wall hanging of radiant beauty, depicting a teen at the threshold of adulthood. "When a girl is born into kinship and she grows up, she must be initiated into womanhood by carrying the jewelry that her parents gave her to the venue of the ceremony. This is mainly practiced by the Yoruba tribe in the Western part of Nigeria," the Ghanaian artisan explains.

  • 60 grams
  • 0.1 lbs
  • 47 cm W x 87 cm H
  • 18.5" W x 34.5" H

  • 100% cotton
  • Dry clean only
  • Signed by the artist
  • Display rod not included
  • Handcrafted batik art--colors and pattern placement will vary
  • Free Gift Wrap? No
  • Premium Gift Wrap? No
  • Made in Ghana.
  • Ships fast from USA.
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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.

This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.

Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.

This artist has dramatically improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA.

Edward Adeniran has received a $200 microcredit loan with 0% interest.

This artist supports children under the age of 18.

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1 Testimonial for Edward Adeniran

Victor

THOUGHTFUL CREATIVITY EXHIBITED. MIGHT HELP IF STRONGER COLORS WERE UTILIZED TO MAKE THE THEME EVEN MORE DRAMATIC. KEEP UP THE GOOD WORK. VICTOR OGUNDIPE ATLANTA, GEORGIA
 
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