More to explore:

Ghana

There’s more to see...
Sign up to discover and save different things to try in 2015.
Visit Site

Related Pins

The kingdom of Ghana participated in the art of sculptor making. They spent a lot of time on these works of art, hence the very detailed and realistic markings. Ghana also shaped iron, which granted them many things including defense, tools, and reputation with surrounding areas.

Africa | Ceremonial sword from the Ashanti people of Ghana | Metal with dark patina, wood handle covered with gold foil

Asante (Ashanti) Akua'ba Fertility Doll 22, Ghana

Face Mask (Kpeliye'e), 19th–mid-20th century Côte d'Ivoire; Senufo Wood, horns, raffia fiber, cotton cloth, feather, metal, sacrificial material

Young girl from the Krobo tribal group wearing traditional beads by Anthony Pappone photographer, via Flickr

Africa | Girl adorned with traditional beads for the Dipo ceremony. Krobo, Ghana | © Anthony Pappone.

LIBRO: ., Bwiti: una etnografía de la imaginación religiosa en Africa, Princeton University Press, 1982, James W. Fernández | Departamento de Antropología | División de Ciencias Sociales | Universidad de Chicago

Africa | Girl adorned with traditional beads for the Dipo ceremony. Krobo, Ghana | © Anthony Pappone.

Krobo People - Ghana - Dipo Custom This Initial Ritual Will Transform The Girls To Women.

Statue de femme enceinte (C) RMN-Grand Palais / Labat / CFAOTechnique/Matière : bois (matière)Site de production : Akan (population) (origine), Baoule (population) (origine), Côte-d'Ivoire (République de) (origine)Hauteur : 0.550 m.Localisation : Paris, musée du quai Branly

Africa | Baule masked dancer. Ivory Coast || Scanned postcard; photo by Hoa-Qui

27 de Abril, Festival del Chi Wara