Painted Wood African Art Walking Stick by Ghana Artisan, "Akuaba Staff"
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This sleek wood walking stick successfully presents traditional elements in a thoroughly modern style. The title, Akuaba, means "fertility doll," and the shape implies female fertility. With gleaming paint in dark brown, red, and cream, and a ring-shaped handle, artisan Eva Asantewa Amakye presents a stylish decorative accessory to help you make a bold fashion statement.
- 0.70 kgs
- 1.5 lbs
- Walking stick: 95 cm H x 14 cm W x 5.5 cm D
- Walking stick: 37" H x 5.5" W x 2.2" D
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.