Naba Penga - Chief’s fan
Fan as art. Create a mesmerizing / fantastic focal point in your home with these larger-than-life, handwoven fans. Handwoven by the Baba Tree’s talented artisan weavers, each fan holds an energy and vibrancy that is absolutely unique.
Backstory: Traditionally fans were used and are still used by women in Gurunsi funeral ceremonies in the Upper East region of Ghana. The women dance with the fans while singing “Kingkelenga” supporting the men’s war dance which is sung and performed during traditional burial rites.
HANDMADE IN GHANA: by the talented Baba Tree weavers. Bettina the A4D Founder worked on the ground with these incredible weavers for 2 years and continues to work with them remotely from her now base in Noosa Heads.
FEATURES + DETAILS:
Materials: Natural Veta Vera grass
Dimensions: W 62cm x H 76cm approximately. As is the nature of made by hand.. these measurements will change between each basket by a few cm.