Wholesale Fair Trade African Gifts & Decor

Oval Elephant Grass Shopper with Sankofa Handle

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Brand: Swahili Imports

SKU: gh29a

Availability: In Stock

Origin: Ghana

Size: 18"L x 7"W x 14"T

Materials: Elephant grass, wood

Artisans in the Bolgatanga region of Ghana weave these beautiful and durable shoppers from thick, tough elephant grass. Hand carved wooden handles feature the Sankofa symbol from the Adinkra lexicon, which means, "go back and get it", advising one to reach back to find elements of the past that can be helpful in the present.

Sold singly. Because this is a handcrafted item, each may vary slightly.