Wooden Adinkra Earrings
Symbols of Wisdom
These earrings are handcrafted from light wood into a round plate shape with various adinkra symbols engraved onto the surface. The earrings are lightweight with silver plated fishhook earwires. Inspired by popular adinkra symbols. They are hand stained and will vary slightly. Each pair generally measures: 3”(L) x 3”(W). Choose in either honey, walnut or espresso.
Adinkra Symbols Earrings
Adinkra symbols are believed to originate in Gyaman, a former kingdom in today's Côte D'Ivoire. They are traditionally printed on pottery or fabrics that are to this day, worn by the Asante people in Ghana during festive occasions and gatherings. The Adinkra symbols mostly express rich proverbs, which are of great significance for the Asante culture. Their use is considered to be a mark of wisdom.
Proverb: Knowledge without wisdom is like water in the sand.
Our earings are handcrafted. Each pair has been hand carved from a piece of light wood into a cultural symbol that reflects the significance of our history.
Due to the nature of handmade crafts, sizing may slightly vary. Our handcrafted earrings generally measure: 3”(L) x 3”(W).
For any undamaged product, simply return it with its included accessories and packaging along with the proof of purchase within 15 days of the date you receive the product, and we'll exchange it or offer a refund based upon the original payment method.