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Plentiful - Ghanian Krobo beads

Plentiful - Ghanian Krobo beads

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Meet Plentiful.

She is made out of Krobo beads from Ghana. The Ashanti and the Krobo tribes use to make these beads in the nineteen century. Krobo beads are created from powder glass that comes from ground glass. These are basically made from recycled and reused scrap glasses or broken glass bottles.

When a girl becomes of age among the Krobo people, the glass beads are worn around her waist, neck, and wrists. The beads worn on the neck are used to communicate her family affluence, wealth, and clan to her potential suitors

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