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This beautiful accent table is hand-carved from tweneboa wood by artisans in Ghana. Tweneboa wood has a beautiful blonde color and subtle grain and is used extensively for crafting drums. The Ashanti hold native trees in sacred regard, and traditionally entreat a tree's spirit before felling. This unique design bridges tradition to modern home decor.
Sold singly. Because this is a handcrafted item, each will vary slightly.
Size: 11.5"D x 18"T
Materials: Tweneboa wood
We believe that hardworking African artisans, producers and export agents hold the key to their own personal success and that the path to success requires a steady, committed pace. We can extend each artisan's channel of the trade from local markets to the global marketplace, all the while providing them with options to work from the comfort of their own homes and communities. Secure in the knowledge that the fair payment they receive will not be reduced by traveling expenses, childcare costs and haggled prices, most artisans in the network promote their family's future by using earnings to put food on the table and pay educational expenses for their children.
Fair Trade Federation, a group of like-minded companies and organizations that adhere to:
providing fair payment to workers in developing nations
educating artisans and workers to increase their potential for advancement
ensuring the rights of children
developing products and processes that protect and conserve the natural environment
promoting fair trade as the standard in commercial exchanges