Ebony wood ornaments, 'Akan Belief' (set of 4) (Ghana)

Artisan Robert Lanyo of Ghana handcrafts this set of four ebony wood ornaments of the Gye Nyame Adinkra symbol, which means "except God" and is a symbol of deep faith. The ornaments come with the natural assorted colors of ebony wood, which ranges from light brown, to a rich warm brown, to near-black, depending on the particular section of wood.