Brass or Silver Adinkra  25mm FUNTUNFUNEFU- DENKYEMFUNEFU Siamese Crocodile Charm
brass siamese crocodile charm

Brass or Silver Adinkra 25mm FUNTUNFUNEFU- DENKYEMFUNEFU Siamese Crocodile Charm

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Cast brass Adinkra FUNTUNFUNEFU-DENKYEMFUNEFU (democracy and unity) design charm which measures 35mm tall (about 1-1/3 inch) tall 30mm wide (~1-1/4 inch) with an integral top loop. The charm is about 2mm thick. Sold individually.  Choose from solid brass or silver-plated.Adinkra are ancient African visual symbols or motifs that date back to the Akan people in 19th century Ivory Coast and Ghana and express history, culture, beliefs and philosophy. While many symbols represent a proverb or piece of Akan wisdom, other symbols may depict historical events, customs, culture, the natural world or environment.  (Not all symbols have a proverbial expression. Adinkra have historically been painted or printed onto cloth which was then worn during important sacred ceremonies including funerals, weddings, naming festivities and more.  Contemporary use of Adinkra symbols has widened to use in jewelry, architecture and home decor. 

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Literal meaning:  Siamese twin crocodiles joined at the stomach
Symbolic meaning:  Democracy and oneness irrespective of cultural differences
Proverbial expression:  They share one stomach and yet they fight for getting food

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