Sougri Green

Horn and Bone Recycled Beads Necklace Fair Trade Jewelry

$64.99
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SKU: 272500
Description
Meaning 'patience' in the language of the Mamprusi people, the Sougri necklace is a fabulous new design by Ila Suleyman. The artisan-crafted necklace features a bone pendant as well as a sickle-shaped horn expertly knotted within the green leather strands of this torsade necklace. It fastens with a black recycled plastic toggle.

From northern Ghana, the Mamprusi people are predominantly rice and cattle farmers who use cow hide and bones to create various items including jewelry and accessories.
  • Leather, cow bone, bull horn and recycled plastic
  • 1 oz
  • Necklace: 19.3 inches L x 0.6 inches W
  • Pendant(s): 6 inches L x 1.4 inches W
  • Made in Ghana

Meet the Artist

Ila Suleyman

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1 Review

  • 5
    Breathtaking

    Posted by Judith on Sep 8th 2018

    It took almost a month to arrive but it was well worth the wait. I am overwhelmed with the beauty and color of this piece. It will be worn proudly for many years to come. This artist is a masterful creator and craftsman.

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