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Ghanaian Totes with Adinkra Symbol Handles

Swahili Modern


  • These durable, natural shopper totes are handwoven in Ghana using tough elephant grass. The grass is very durable and can even be washed and reshaped when needed.

    The Sankofa symbol on the hand-carved wooden handle represents the importance of learning from the past and the Gye Nyame symbol represents the presence and omnipotence of God. 

    Oval Tote measures 18"L x 7"W x 14"T. V-Shaped Tote measures 15"L x 8"W x 15"T.

  • Master weaver Tahiru owns a workshop in Bolga that is connected to his home. Having collaborated with high-end designers for a number of American companies, Tahiru is a skilled weaver who has taught both men and women to make bolga baskets of a truly exceptional quality. His generous spirit and talent has allowed many impoverished farmers in the area to attain a sustainable way of living.

Vendor: Swahili Modern

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