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Artisan Crafted Soapstone and Cat's Eye Beaded Earrings, "Ayeyi Nka Boafo"

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From Ghana's Rachel Armah, these artisan crafted earrings exude African... more

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From Ghana's Rachel Armah, these artisan crafted earrings exude African elegance. Natural soapstone squares are flanked by dazzling cat's eye beads enhanced to an intense green hue. Armah calls this design "Ayeyi Nka Boafo," an Akan phrase meaning "praises to the helper." Adorned with bauxite beads, the earrings are worn on brass hooks.

  • 17 grams
  • 0.60 oz
  • 5.5 cm L x 1.8 cm W
  • 2.2" L x 0.7" W

  • Soapstone, enhanced cat's eye and bauxite with brass hooks
  • Natural stone - some variations in color and/or pattern are to be expected
  • Hook earrings
  • Made in Ghana.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in West Africaicon info
Gift Info
  • Free Jewelry Packaging? Yes
  • Premium Jewelry Gift Box? Yes

Reviews by Customers

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Total reviews

28

Verified Reviewer

12/17/2019

"These are cherished earrings!"

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Looks exactly like the photo. Im loving the stones and the color.

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Ayeyi Nka Boafo, Artisan Crafted Soapstone and Cat's Eye Beaded Earrings

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09/05/2020

"Stones are beautiful!"

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I love these stones, but I have to confess that they are heavier than I can comfortably wear. Im so sad about that. Ive been thinking of putting them on a gold chain as a necklace because the stones are so very pretty.

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07/23/2020

"Lovely"

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These are very well-made airings and I love the natural stone colors

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07/15/2020

"Unique , very artistic"

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I love the combination of colors and shapes. I have lots of earrings but none like these which get many compliments for their uniqueness. The craftsmanship is excellent.

Best Uses

  • great with contemporary outfits

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Verified Reviewer

03/18/2020

"Great earring"

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Large but balanced, very nice!

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Verified Reviewer

03/10/2020

"Lovely Earrings"

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These earrings can be seen when you wear them. The pink cats eye beads are beautiful . The picture doesnt really do them justice. These earrings are different than any others I have. If you want some pretty earrings that are unique then these are for you!

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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

Rachel Armah has received 3 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $100 and the most recent for $150. Proceeds were used to stock up on beads and stones for her jewelry.

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.

This artist supports children under the age of 18.

 
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