This Chief’s ring or “mpƐtea” depicts a crocodile. Inspired by 16th to 19th century Ghanaian chieftain jewellery from the Akan, Ashanti and Asante cultures. Usually worn in multiples, cast gold rings “mpƐtea” have featured prominently in Akan chiefly regalia since the 16th century. The rings display wealth and amplify chiefly gestures.
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Material: digital gold.
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About the brand:
Origho immortalises and re-interpretes heritage and culture, fusing rich traditional craftsmanship with modern technologies to create forms that empower, educate, and inspire social change. This collection is inspired by the intricately crafted gold and bronze regalia of revered African tribes including Ashanti, Akan and Asante of Ghana, Baule of Côte d’Ivoire, and Benin of Nigeria.
The collection uses a multicultural approach by fusing ancient African craftsmanship with modern western and European silhouettes to create unique works of art that educate on history and heritage.