Kente Print Cotton Backpack from Ghana, "Kente Journey"
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Handcrafted of cotton with a traditional kente print, this striking backpack will make an excellent companion on your journeys. Eva Asantewa Amakye of Ghana presents this bag, which is crafted by local artisans. Two exterior pockets on the sides open with snaps, and a third exterior pocket on the flap opens with a zipper. The bag's flap opens with a tuck-lock clasp to reveal a cotton sateen lining.
- 0.37 kgs
- 0.8 lbs
- Bag: 62 cm H x 48 cm W x 24 cm D
- Bag: 24.5" H x 19" W x 9.5" D
- Straps: 39 cm min L - x 94 cm max L x 6 cm W
- Straps: 15.25" min L - x 37" max L x 2.4" W
- Strap drop length: 22 cm from strap to bag
- Strap drop length: 8.75" from strap to bag
- Handle: 13 cm L x 3 cm W
- Handle: 5" L x 1.2" W
- Handle drop length: 6 cm from strap to bag
- Handle drop length: 2.4" from strap to bag
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.
The Women's Empowerment badge is awarded to female artisans or artisan groups that are led by women.
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.
Eva Asantewa Amakye has received a $500 microcredit loan with 0% interest.
This artist supports children under the age of 18.