Pictures of Antarctica
 
Antarctica Picture | Antarctica Cruise | Facts | History | Boots | Store | Clothes | Whales  | Books | Video | Schools | Forum | Site Map | FIDS / OAE's


Home Decor - Decorative Plates
Artisan Crafted Gifts and Decor From Around the World

These Home Decor - Decorative Plates are available from Novica who in association with National Geographic bring a whole range of handcrafted items from small scale crafts workshops, often run by a single craft worker in the developing world.

Prices correct at time of writing - subject to change


Bronze and copper decorative plate, 'Ceremonial Tumi Blade' (Peru)
$39.99

Bronze vignettes glow on a decorative plate by Angel Franco. Images from the Inca empire provide a glimpse of pre-Hispanic life. Centered by a ceremonial tumi blade, the design is symmetrical and beautiful. more...


Bronze and copper decorative plate, 'Chimu Warrior' (Peru)
$64.99

Angel Franco depicts an enigmatic figure on a handsome copper plate. Inquisitive eyes gaze out from the past, seeming lost in their own time. Gleaming bronze details define an ancient Chimu warrior. more...


Bronze and copper decorative plate, 'Northern Warrior' (Peru)
$64.99

Stylized animals in gleaming bronze surround this decorative plate by Angel Franco. Images from the Inca empire provide a glimpse of pre-Hispanic life. Centered by a ceremonial tumi blade, the plate exalts a warrior from northern Peru. more...


Bronze and copper decorative plate, 'Pre-Inca Legends' (Peru)
$39.99

A ceremonial tumi blade crowned with an ancient deity stands beside a portrait of a Chasqui. Chasquis were Inca messengers, trained from a very early age to run long distances and traverse the seemingly impossible terrain of the Peruvian Andes. Angel more...


Celadon ceramic plate, 'Blue Lily' (Thailand)
$109.99

Depicted in celadon ceramic with its characteristic crackled finish, lilies cover this serene blue plate. Duangkamol designs and crafts the piece, and includes a rain tree wood display stand. more...


Celadon ceramic plate, 'Dragon Journeys' (Thailand)
$102.99

Soaring through the sky weaving in and out of clouds, a mighty dragon guards the heavens and Earth. Detailed with refined artistry, the dragon reigns over a decorative celadon plate from Thailand's Duangkamol. A raintree wood stand displays the plate more...


Celadon ceramic plate, 'Green Orchid' (Thailand)
$122.99

Depicted in celadon ceramic with its characteristic crackled finish, cattleya orchids cover this pale green plate. Duangkamol designs and crafts the piece, and includes a rain tree wood display stand. more...


Celadon ceramic plate, 'Thai Pride' (Thailand)
Now $92.66 - retail $102.95

Walking through florid fields, an elephant enjoys Thailand's natural beauty. For centuries elephants have been regarded as symbol of national pride. The composition is detailed with fine artistry on a decorative Celadon plate from Thailand's Duangkam more...


Celadon ceramic plate, 'Thai Pride' (Thailand)
$102.95

Walking through florid fields, an elephant enjoys Thailand's natural beauty. For centuries elephants have been regarded as symbol of national pride. The composition is detailed with fine artistry on a decorative Celadon plate from Thailand's Duangkam more...


Ceramic bowl, 'Pibil Jaguar' (El Salvador)
$32.99

Oscar Rodolfo Mendoza celebrates the art of the ancient Maya with the original design of this ceramic bowl. Decorated with the head of a jaguar on the lid and human glyphs on the body, the bowl is crafted by hand with the same ceramic techniques deve more...


Ceramic plaque, 'Aztec Sun Stone in Tan' (large) (Mexico)
$82.99

Ángel Cerón recreates the elaborate stone sculpture known as the "Aztec Calendar" or "Sun Stone." Discovered in Mexico City, the original massive stone is on display in the National Museum of Anthropology and History. The Aztecs (or Mexica, as they more...


Ceramic plaque, 'Aztec Sun Stone in White' (Mexico)
$69.99

Angel Cerón presents a faithful replica of the Aztec calendar, known also as the "Sun Stone." According to pre-Hispanic beliefs, there have been a total of five suns, including the current one. According to legend, the previous four, together with h more...


Ceramic plaque, 'Aztec Sunstone' (Mexico)
$129.99

Angel Cerón recreates the elaborate stone sculpture known as the "Aztec Calendar" or "Sun Stone." Discovered in Mexico City, the original massive stone is on display in the National Museum of Anthropology and History. The Aztecs (or Mexica, as they more...


Ceramic plaque, 'Burning Aztec Sun Stone' (Mexico)
$79.99

Working in ceramic, Angel Cerón recreates the elaborate stone sculpture known as the "Aztec Calendar" or "Sun Stone." Discovered in Mexico City, the original massive stone is on display in the National Museum of Anthropology and History. The Aztecs more...


Ceramic plaque, 'Frozen Aztec Sun Stone' (Mexico)
$79.99

Working in ceramic, Angel Cerón recreates the elaborate stone sculpture known as the "Aztec Calendar" or "Sun Stone." Discovered in Mexico City, the original massive stone is on display in the National Museum of Anthropology and History. The Aztecs more...


Ceramic plaque, 'Maya Ball Player in Ochre' (Mexico)
$57.99

Surrounded by hieroglyphs, an ancient ball player demonstrates his skill and strength. The ball game represented the movements of the heavens for many pre-Hispanic peoples and, for the Maya, the game had a religious significance. Angel Cerón recreat more...


Ceramic plate, 'Andean Trio' (Peru)
$32.99

Through his brilliant combination of color, shade and shape, Francisco Guerreros creates a wonderful decorative plate that instantly entices one's attention. This ceramic piece is baked at high temperatures and then carefully hand painted using ename more...


Ceramic plate, 'Andean Village' (Peru)
$42.99

Proficient manipulation of color, shade and shape by the skillful Francisco Guerrero distinguish this decorative ceramic plate. With an enchanting array of colors, this piece makes a vibrant addition to any home interior. more...


Ceramic plate, 'Four Hats' (Peru)
$32.99

In his trademark style, Francisco Guerreros entices the viewer with his skillful manipulation of shape, color, and shade. This decorative ceramic plate is beautifully crafted by hand and painted with bright, vivid colors. more...


Ceramic plate, 'Nazca Hummingbird' (Peru)
$57.99

With wings extended, the Nazca hummingbird hovers in ceramic images painted by hand. The Huaman Paucar Family creates a decorative plate that faithfully recreates the famous geoglyph. The mysterious figures of the Nazca Plain, located about 200 miles more...


Ceramic plate, 'Urubamba' (Peru)
$62.99

Movements, the manifest forces that command life, develop in wondrous complexity, appear on this decorative plate by the Huaman family. An overwhelming array of Inca motifs populates concentric bands surrounding a fluid square. Enliven any collection more...


Ceramic plate, 'Village in the Highlands' (Peru)
$37.99

Strokes of subdued colors embellish this charming decorative plate by Francisco Guerreros. The piece portrays an Andean pueblo through Guerreros' mastered combination of color, shade and form. It makes an inspiring addition to any room. more...


Ceramic plate, 'Women of the Andes' (Peru)
$32.99

Alluring colors embellish this decorative plate by Francisco Guerrero Arotinco. Made from clay fired at high temperatures and then expertly painted in carefully-orchestrated color, shade and shape create a riveting piece that cheerfully enhances any more...


Ceramic plate, 'Women of the Highlands' (Peru)
$37.99

Francisco Guerreros crafts another eye-engaging piece with this bright depiction of Andean women among traditional vessel containers. Skillfully hand painted with soothing colors, this ceramic plate tastefully enhances any space in the home. more...


Ceramic plate, 'Women with Baskets' (Peru)
$42.99

Brighten any area in the room with this distinctive plate by Francisco Guerreros. Wonderfully vivid coloring, along with skillful manipulation of shape and shade, effectively capture the viewer's attention. more...


Ceramic vessel, 'Pibil Falcon' (Guatemala)
$29.99

Oscar Rodolfo Mendoza celebrates the art of the ancient Maya with the original design of this ceramic bowl. Decorated with a falcon's head on the lid and human glyphs on the body, the bowl is crafted by hand with the same ceramic techniques developed more...


Ceramic vessel, 'Pibil Man' (El Salvador)
$32.99

Oscar Rodolfo Mendoza celebrates the art of the ancient Maya with the original design of this ceramic bowl. Decorated with the sculpted face of Pibil man on the lid and human glyphs on the body, the bowl is crafted by hand with the same ceramic techn more...


Copper and bronze plate, 'Ceremonial Tumi' (Peru)
$69.99

The legendary ceremonial knife of the ancient Inca, the tumi centers this admirable decorative plate by Angel Franco. He works with galvanized bronze and copper as he creates contrasts of color and texture in the crafting of this plate. The tumi was more...


Copper and bronze plate, 'Inca Lord Creator' (Peru)
$52.99

Holding a staff in each hand, the presence of Wiracocha is revealed in this decorative plate by Angel Franco. He works with galvanized bronze and copper as he creates contrasts of color and texture in the crafting of this plate. Wiracocha is the Inca more...


Copper and bronze plate, 'Moche Lord of War' (Peru)
$52.99

Angel Franco is inspired by the legendary Ai Apaec, the most revered of Moche deities. The mask-like image usually adorned the breastplates of high-ranking Inca functionaries. They had them throughout their lives and were buried with them. The mask w more...


Copper and bronze plate, 'Peruvian Heritage' (Peru)
$89.99

Pre-Hispanic symbols forever linked with Peru appear on this elegant plate by Ana Maria Enciso. The Inca god Wiracocha is the original divinity of the people of Tiahuanaco. After emerging from the waters of Lake Titicaca, this god created the heavens more...


Copper and bronze plates, 'Wiracocha and Tumi' (pair) (Peru)
$77.99

Angel Franco honors Peru's cultural legacy through his admirable artistry with galvanized copper and bronze. He crafts two highly detailed decorative plates featuring important images from the Inca Era. On the right is the tumi knife featuring a deit more...


Copper plate, 'Ceremonial Blade' (Peru)
$57.99

Brass vignettes glow on a decorative plate by Ana Maria Enciso. Images from the Inca Empire provide a glimpse pre-Hispanic life. Centered by a ceremonial tumi blade, the design is symmetrical and beautiful. more...


Copper plate, 'Ceremonial Dagger' (Peru)
$66.99

A dagger with a curved blade, the tumi was once reserved exclusively for ceremonial rites. Featuring the image of a revered Inca god, the presence of wings symbolizes the deity's ability to fly to the world beyond. For this decorative plate, Ana Mari more...


Copper plate, 'Inca Lord Creator' (large) (Peru)
$109.99

Wiracocha, Lord Creator, shines on a decorative plate by Ana Maria Enciso. He is guarded by a circle of feline glyphs, regarded as mystical in the Inca Parthenon. The original divinity of the people of Tiahuanaco, Wiracocha emerged from the waters of more...


Copper plate, 'Inca Messenger' (Peru)
$57.99

Chasquis were Inca messengers, trained from a very early age to run long distances and traverse the seemingly impossible terrain of the Peruvian Andes. Ana Maria Enciso portrays the messenger on a copper plate surrounded by masks. Bronze details emph more...


Cuzco ceramic plate, 'Sacrifice' (Peru)
$69.99

A fearsome deity accepts a cup of sacrificial blood in this bold Moche replica. He carries a staff with a human head crowned by the curved ceremonial tumi blade. Juan Sandoval and Yanett Huamán recreate icons from the Inca past with this stunning de more...


Cuzco decorative ceramic plate, 'Inca Universe' (Peru)
$74.99

By Juan Sandoval and Yanett Huaman, this exquisite decorative plate conveys essential symbols of the Inca world. Pacific waves lap at coastal sands, while animals align along the shore. In the center, the chakana is repeated. An astral symbol, it sym more...


Cuzco decorative ceramic plate, 'Moche River' (Peru)
$69.99

A narrow river zigzags across this handsome decorative plate by Juan Sandoval and Yanett Huaman. Painted by hand, fish swim with the current, their contrasting color highlighting their importance in the composition. For ancient peoples in Peru, fishi more...


Cuzco decorative plate, 'Inca Fighting Man' (Peru)
$64.99

Surrounded by fiery color, an ancient warrior stares boldly toward the future, his courage unflinching in the face of the unknown. Intricate geometric motifs surround the man, each one inspired by Cuzco's rich archaeological legacy. The Sandoval Huam more...


Cuzco plate, 'Andean Landscape' (Peru)
$57.99

The serenity of the Andean landscape sits at the center of this decorative plate, lost amid concentric bands of complexity, as if viewed from a distance - accentuating its ancestral spirit. A cool blue sky backdrops a cactus and llama, the subtleties more...


Cuzco plate, 'Cosmic Hummingbird' (Peru)
$66.99

With wings extended, the Nazca hummingbird hovers in a universe of earthen tones. Surrounding the quick white figure, geometric shapes from pre-Hispanic art appear in exquisite symmetry. The Huaman Paucar Family creates a decorative plate that faithf more...


Cuzco plate, 'Inca Iconography' (Peru)
$72.99

A sublime kaleidoscope of Inca iconography surrounds this decorative plate from the Huaman Paucar Family. Myriad shapes delight in a colorful palette, their images reminiscent of the glory of Pisac artistry. Highlighting the wonder of Peru's ceramic more...


Cuzco plate, 'Inca Star' (Peru)
$52.99

Dazzling with its polychrome radiance, an eight-pointed star glitters on this decorative plate. The magical motifs recreate the legendary ceramic work of the Inca civilization. The Huaman Paucar Family meticulously crafts each piece, capturing the st more...


Cuzco plate, 'Tie Up the Sun' (Peru)
$62.99

The Huaman Paucar Family celebrates tradition, honoring the Inti Huatana ceremony through their ceramic art. Inti Huatana refers to the spike symbolically used to "tie" the sun every year on June 24th. The aim is to stop it from traveling too far nor more...


Decorative ceramic plate, 'Scissors Dance' (Peru)
$77.99

The excitement of the Danza de las Tijeras (scissors dance) permeates this beautiful decorative plate. Wearing headdresses and furs, pre-Historic dancers execute contortionist-like maneuvers while holding a pair of scissors in the right hand. Juan Sa more...


Decorative Cuzco plate, 'Hitching Post of the Sun' (Peru)
$49.99

The radiance of the solar star inspires the Huaman Paucar Family to design their own version of the Intihuatana stone. Meaning "Hitching Post of the Sun," it is found at Machu Picchu's highest point. Some believe the Inca carved several of these ston more...


Decorative wood bowl, 'Antelope Gong' (Ghana)
$72.99

Strong and majestic, an antelope reigns over this hand-carved sese wood bowl. On the other side, Abdul Salami Amadu etches the image of the double gong or nno nno, used by Ghana's Ga people to call the attention of the people in the community when an more...


Lacquered bamboo plate, 'Ablaze' (Thailand)
Now $211.49 - retail $234.99

Rotating lines of red and black compose the mesmerizing essence of this decorative plate. Daeng Thanunchai patiently elaborates the work by hand, its natural materials imbued with a sense of organic mystique. A fiery cultural expression. To complete more...


Lacquered bamboo plate, 'Ablaze' (Thailand)
$237.99

Rotating lines of red and black compose the mesmerizing essence of this decorative plate. Daeng Thanunchai patiently elaborates the work by hand, its natural materials imbued with a sense of organic mystique. A fiery cultural expression. To complete more...


Lacquered bamboo plate, 'Northern Thai Hills' (Thailand)
$114.99

Inspired by the colors of the hills in Northern Thailand, this decorative plate mesmerizes with its spectacular green tones. Daeng Thanunchai presents the piece, its lacquered perfection paralleling the imagination spent on every detail. Lends a dign more...


Lacquered bamboo plate, 'Revolutions' (Thailand)
Now $70.19 - retail $77.99

Swirling at a million revolutions per minute, the imaginative design of this decorative plate suggests a galaxy of colors and movement. Daeng Thanunchai presents the piece, a proud example of lacquered perfection. more...


Lacquered bamboo plate, 'Revolutions' (Thailand)
$77.99

Swirling at a million revolutions per minute, the imaginative design of this decorative plate suggests a galaxy of colors and movement. Daeng Thanunchai presents the piece, a proud example of lacquered perfection. more...


Lacquered bamboo plate, 'The Earth Pulsates' (Thailand)
$224.99

A natural combination of brown and black evokes the earthen mystique of this handcrafted plate. The enigmatic swirls of color at once hypnotize and inspire, revealing the decorative beauty of this one-of-a-kind item by Daeng Thanunchai. To complete t more...


Lacquered wood decorative bowl, 'Golden Thai Orchids' (Thailand)
$54.99

From Subin Tositarat, this elegant decorative bowl showcases Thailand's traditional lacquer art. Golden lotus blossoms flourish on a sleek black square. more...


Lacquered wood decorative bowl, 'Golden Thai Vines' (Thailand)
$49.99

Perpetuating Thailand's ancient lacquerware tradition, Subin Tositarat presents this beautiful catchall. The decorative bowl depicts floral vines, with delicate motifs that are engraved and painted by hand. more...


Lacquered wood decorative bowl, 'Thai Wisteria' (Thailand)
$32.99

Perpetuating Thailand's ancient lacquerware tradition, Subin Tositarat presents this beautiful decorative bowl. The decorative bowl depicts wisteria vines, with delicate motifs that are engraved and painted by hand. more...


Majolica ceramic plate, 'Blue Rooster' (Mexico)
$99.99

A master of Mexico's colonial Majolica ceramics, Gorky González creates an exquisite decorative plate. The piece is shaped on a potter's wheel and painted by hand. The cocky blue rooster is based on popular colonial design motifs. González signs hi more...


Majolica ceramic plate, 'Catrina' (Mexico)
$50.99

Dressed as a country woman of the early twentieth century, Catrina poses in a green meadow. Gorky González creates this colorful decorative plate using traditional Majolica techniques. The word catrina is widely used in Mexico to mean "elegant and p more...


Majolica ceramic plate, 'Colonial Bouquet' (Mexico)
$39.19

Depicted in shades of blue and cobalt, a floral nosegay centers this delightful dish while flowers surround it. Gorky González creates an exquisite plate for display or as serveware. A master of Mexico's colonial Majolica ceramics, he recreates desi more...


Majolica ceramic plate, 'Colonial Couple' (Mexico)
$74.99

Dressed in finery from a bygone era, a couple strolls on the hacienda grounds. Gorky González creates an exquisite decorative plate in the style of Mexico's colonial Majolica ceramics. The piece is shaped on a potter's wheel and painted by hand. Gon more...


Majolica ceramic plate, 'Colonial Rooster' (Mexico)
$149.99

A master of Mexico's colonial Majolica ceramics, Gorky González creates an exquisite decorative plate, painted by hand. The cocky blue rooster is based on popular colonial design motifs. González signs his work "AT," for alfarería tradicional (tra more...


Majolica ceramic plate, 'Lady Catrina' (Mexico)
$284.99

Dressed as a country woman of the early twentieth century, Catrina poses in a green meadow. Gorky González creates this colorful decorative plate using traditional Majolica techniques. The word catrina is widely used in Mexico to mean "elegant and p more...


Majolica ceramic plate, 'Oval Catrina' (Mexico)
$197.99

Dressed as a country woman of the early twentieth century, Catrina poses in a green meadow. Gorky González creates this colorful decorative plate using traditional Majolica techniques. The word catrina is widely used in Mexico to mean "elegant and p more...


Majolica ceramic plate, 'Rooster at Dawn' (Mexico)
$299.99

A master of Mexico's Majolica ceramics, Gorky González creates an exquisite decorative plate. The piece is shaped on a potter's wheel and painted by hand. The cocky blue rooster and symmetrical flowers are based on popular colonial design motifs. Go more...


Marble plate, 'Summer Songbirds' (India)
Now $160.16 - retail $177.95

A choir of golden birds welcome a bright summer morning with their melodious songs. Mahender Kumawat paints the scene with sublime detail in a style reminiscent of India's Mughal era. The plate is carved of legendary Makrana marble and features a del more...


Marble plate, 'The Parakeet's Tale' (India)
Now $143.99 - retail $159.99

Mahender Kumawat conjures an enchanted forest were sparrows listen attentively to a parakeet's story. The scene is detailed with refined elegance as Kumawat paints with 22k gold leaf. Kumawat carves the plate from renowned Makrana marble. Includes a more...


Marble plate, 'The Parakeet's Tale' (India)
$159.99

Mahender Kumawat conjures an enchanted forest were sparrows listen attentively to a parakeet's story. The scene is detailed with refined elegance as Kumawat paints with 22k gold leaf. Kumawat carves the plate from renowned Makrana marble. Includes a more...


Soapstone plate, 'Bird Chitchat' (India)
$32.99

Enjoying the sunny weather of India, birds chitchat atop leafy branches in a detailed composition by Ganesh Sharma. He paints them on a decorative soapstone plate which he carved by hand, letting the stone's natural grain accentuate the colorful pain more...


Soapstone plate, 'Bright Petals' (India)
$32.99

Painted by hand, flowers with bright petals form a dazzling nosegay. Ganesh Sharma crafts this vibrant decorative plate from natural soapstone, and presents it on a sheesham wood display stand. more...


Soapstone plate, 'King's Elephant' (India)
$32.99

Carved from natural soapstone, this decorative plate is the work of Ganesh Sharma. A royal elephant in scarlet silk strolls through a green meadow. Sharma paints the motifs by hand in the detailed style of India's traditional miniature paintings. He more...


Soapstone plate, 'Krishna as a Boy' (India)
$37.99

By Ganesh Sharma, this dazzling plate is carved from natural soapstone. He painstaking paints it by hand, depicting Krishna as a child. A peacock watches while the boy eats curd from a pot. The blue color represents the young lord's cloud complexion. more...


Soapstone plate, 'Royal Ride' (India)
$32.99

A king smiles with satisfaction as he surveys his domain from the back of an elephant. The mahout sits in front, guiding the richly garbed pachyderm through green meadows. Carved from natural soapstone, this decorative plate is the work of Ganesh Sha more...


Soapstone plate, 'Sunset Birds' (India)
$32.99

Perched on sturdy leafy branches, a yellow bird and a red bird look up toward the sunset with attentive eyes. Ganesh Sharma masterfully paints them on a decorative soapstone plate which he carved by hand, letting the stone's natural grain accentuate more...


Wood and aluminum decorative bowl, 'The King's Possession' (Ghana)
$69.99

Carved from sese wood, this decorative bowl features rich applications of embossed aluminum. Its ornate textures pay tribute to Ghanaian kings. Madam Adwoa and Onyame Akwan Dooso present this handsome design. more...


Wood batik bowls, 'Phoenix Heart' (pair) (Indonesia)
$37.99

Crafted by hand, heart-shaped bowls by Diana Dewi feature Java's legendary lok chan batik motif. It depicts the phoenix, with red stripes as the bird's neck and wings and an ornate red motif as the head. Although often recognized as flowers, lok chan more...


Wood batik bowls, 'Poker Run' (set of 4) (Indonesia)
Now $42.39 - retail $52.99

This colorful set of handcrafted bowls captivates with a lavish complexity of classic batik patterns. From Indah and Indra, the bowls are carved from pule wood in the shape of a diamond, a spade, a clover, and a heart. more...


Wood batik centerpieces, 'Javanese Vines' (set of 3) (Indonesia)
$34.99

From Gunadi, these decorative bowls showcase the ancient Javanese art of batik. Three centerpieces in graduated sizes are carved from native wadang wood. The motif in red, cream and black is called lok chan and refers to the relationship between Chin more...


Wood batik decorative trays, 'Wild Hibiscus' (pair) (Indonesia)
$62.99

Scarlet-petaled hibiscus flowers blossom on lung-lungan (vine) patterns across this pair of ganitri wood trays. From Diana Dewi, each decorative tray is masterfully adorned with traditional batik canting techniques. Batik techniques are applied by ha more...


Wood centerpiece, 'African Animals' (Ghana)
$79.99

Crafted by hand, this decorative bowl makes a great catch-all for small items. Abdul Salami Amadu works in African sese wood, painting the sleek contours by hand. Beneath a border of tribal motifs, an elephant and an antelope roam. The artisan names more...


Wood centerpiece, 'Queen Mother' (Ghana)
$72.99

Carved from African sese wood, this enchanting centerpiece is the work of Awudu Saaed. Richly textured aluminum repousse alternates with sleek black and brown surfaces. This is the artisan's original design. more...


Wood centerpiece, 'Village Welcome' (Ghana)
$79.99

Abdul Salami Amadu works in African sese wood, depicting traditional homes that offer a warm West African welcome. Crafted by hand, this decorative bowl makes a great catch-all for small items. The artisan names this design Sutsu, a Ga word meaning " more...


Wood decorative bowl, 'African Animals' (Ghana)
$59.99

Carved by hand from sese wood, this decorative bowl features animals etched into the surface. A rhinoceros and a giraffe represent Africa's rich variety of native wildlife. Madam Adwoa and Onyame Akwan Dooso present this handsome design. more...


Wood decorative bowl, 'African Beauty' (Ghana)
$59.99

The map of Africa proudly adorns this design from Madam Adwoa and Onyame Akwan Dooso. Carved from native sese wood, the decorative bowl features motifs etched by hand into the dark wood. more...


Wood decorative bowl, 'African Heritage' (Ghana)
$59.99

The map of Africa proudly adorns this design from Madam Adwoa and Onyame Akwan Dooso. Carved from native sese wood, the decorative bowl features motifs etched into the wood. more...


Wood decorative bowl, 'African Lace' (Ghana)
$79.99

Crafted by hand, this decorative bowl makes a great catch-all for small items. Abdul Salami Amadu works in African sese wood, painting the sleek contours by hand. "Many people wear lace fabrics, he explains."I decided to use the lace pattern on the b more...


Wood decorative bowl, 'Kings of the Forest' (Ghana)
$69.99

Carved by hand from sese wood, this decorative bowl features animals etched by hand into the surface. A hippopotamus and an elephant represent Africa's rich variety of native wildlife. Madam Adwoa and Onyame Akwan Dooso present this handsome design. more...


Wood decorative bowl, 'The Virtue of Patience' (Ghana)
$79.99

Intricate motifs trace diagonal paths on a cylindrical wood bowl. Crafted by hand, the decorative centerpiece is named Ankuri. This is a Hausa word meaning "patience," says Ghanaian artisan Abdul Salami Amadu. more...


Wood decorative bowl, 'Village of Happiness' (Ghana)
$59.99

Portrayed in silhouette, three traditional homes symbolize a West African village. Madam Adwoa and Onyame Akwan Dooso present a decorative bowl with Ghanaian heritage. Carved from native sese wood, its motifs are etched into the wood. more...


Wood decorative bowl, 'Village of Hope' (Ghana)
$59.99

Portrayed in silhouette, three traditional homes symbolize a West African village. Madam Adwoa and Onyame Akwan Dooso present a decorative bowl with Ghanaian heritage. Carved from native sese wood, its motifs are etched by hand into the dark wood. more...


Wood decorative plate, 'God is Supreme' (Ghana)
$44.99

Ghana's famed gye nyame symbol emerges in this decorative plate by Kobina Asmah. Known as an adinkra symbol, this image is revered throughout the country; its rotating form means "I fear none except God." The Ghanaian artisan depicts the symbol in be more...


Wood decorative plate, 'The Great Sun' (Ghana)
$55.99

Shining from afar onto the planet Earth, the sun centers this decorative plate by Kobina Asmah. "It gives us energy and sustains life," he explains. "The blue represents the oceans while the green symbolizes vegetation. Brass inlay becomes sun rays. more...


Wood decorative plate, 'The Great Sun' (Ghana)
$55.99

Shining from afar onto the planet Earth, the sun centers this decorative plate by Kobina Asmah. "It gives us energy and sustains life," he explains. "The blue represents the oceans while the green symbolizes vegetation. Brass inlay becomes sun rays. more...


Wood plate, 'Wilderness' (Mexico)
$87.99

Inspired by the exotic flora and fauna that surrounds her, Adelina Rendon crafts a spectacular decorative plate. It is carved of local linaloe wood and decorated in the colorful style of Olinalá, which praises the surrounding nature. This legendary more...

 

NOVICA

Jewelry, Gifts
and Home Decor
World Heritage

Holiday - Decor
Carved Santa Figurines
Christmas Nesting Dolls
Christmas Ornaments
Greeting Cards
Ornaments
Tree Skirts Stockings

Home Decor
Andean - Wool Rugs
Area - Rugs of India
Mexican Zapotec Wool Rugs
Baskets
Bathroom Vanity
Bookends
Boxes Jars
Aromatherapy
Candleholders
Lamps / Lanterns
Centerpieces
Chests - Small Trunks
Decorative Boxes
Decorative Plates
Jars
Journals / Greeting Cards

Masks - African - Benin / Burkina / Faso
Masks - African - Congo / Zaire
Masks - African - Gabon
Masks - African - Ivory / Coast / Mali
Masks - African - Nigeria
Masks - Andean
Masks - Balinese
Masks - Brazilian
Masks - Mexican
Masks of Ghana - Akan Tribe
Masks of Ghana - Other Tribes
Masks - Papua - Lombok

Vases - Andean
Vases - Art Glass
Vases - Brushed Nickel / Copper
Vases - Celadon Vases
Vases - Ceramic Collection
Vases - Coconut Shell
Vases - Lacquerware Eggshell
Vases - Mango Wood
Vases - All

Wall - Accents
Coat - Racks / Key Holders
Crosses
Mirrors
Tapestries - Andean
Tapestries - Applique Folk Art - Peru
Tapestries - Batik - Ghana
Tapestries - Batik - India Cotton
Tapestries - India Gujarati
Tapestries - Thailand Hilltribe Collection
Tapestries - Bali - Ikat Silk Batik
Tapestries - Palm Leaf - Wall Hangings
Tapestries - Peru - San Pedro Tapestries
Tapestries - Thailand - Silk / Cotton
Tapestries - Tapestry - Rods
Tapestries - Brazil - Vintage Leather Maps

Animals
Animal - Sculptures
Animal - Home Decor

Art - Gallery
Paintings - Abstract
Paintings - Folk Art
Paintings - Landscape
Paintings - Madhubani
Paintings - Prints

Photography

Bronze - Sculpture
Sculpture - Abstract / Romantic / Family
Sculpture - Animals
Sculpture - Brass
Sculpture - Ceramic
Sculpture - Gemstones
Sculpture - Iron
Sculpture - Resin / Papier Mache
Stone - Marble - Abstract
Stone - Marble - Animals
Stone - Marble - Cultural
Wood - Abstract - Romantic Family
Wood - Animals - Birds
Wood - Animals - Dogs - Cats
Wood - Animals - Dragons - Mythical - Creatures
Wood - Animals - Elephants
Wood - Animals - Fish & Marine Life
Wood - Animals - Horses
Wood - Animals - Wildlife
Wood - Asian - Culture
Wood - Buddhism / Hinduism / Spirituality
Wood - Christianity / Religious / Collection
Wood - Relief Panels - Animal Motifs
Wood - Relief Panels - Cultural
Wood - Relief Panels - Floral Designs
Wood - Relief Panels - Religious
Wood - West - African - Culture

Clothing
Ponchos
Robes
Women's Jackets
Wraps - Sarongs
Belts
Cufflinks
Fans
Gloves - Women's
Hats - Women's
Russian Shawls & Scarves Orenburg
Russian Shawls & Scarves Pavlovo Silk
Russian Shawls & Scarves Pavlovo Wool
Scarf - Men's
Scarf - Women's - Crochet
Scarf - Women's - Embroidered
Scarf - Women's - Painted
Scarf - Women's - Patterned
Scarf - Women's - Solid
Shawls - Women's - Embroidered
Shawls - Women's - Jamawar
Shawls - Women's - Painted
Shawls - Women's - Patterned
Shawls - Women's - Solid
Walking - Sticks
Wallets
Wraps

Russian Style Fur, Sheepskin and Leather Hats
Military Style Russian Hats Fur Ushankas
Military Style Russian Hats Service Headwear

Collectibles
Benjarong Porcelain - Thailand
Nesting Dolls
Nesting Dolls 3 doll sets
Nesting Dolls 5 doll sets
Nesting Dolls 7 doll sets
Nesting Dolls 10 doll sets
Nesting Dolls 15 doll sets
Nesting Dolls 20 doll sets
Nesting Dolls 50 doll sets
Custom Nesting Dolls

Furniture
Tables
Beanbags
Chairs
Coffee Tables
Ottomans
Storage - Trunks & Chests

Handbags
Backpacks
Handbags - Clutches
Handbags - Cosmetic - Travel Accessories
Handbags - Embellished
Handbags - Evening
Handbags - Flaps
Handbags - Handle
Handbags - Hobo
Handbags - Messenger
Handbags - Handle
Handbags - Slings
Handbags - Soda pop top
Handbags - Tote
Handbags - Wristlets
Shoulder - bags

Outdoor - Living
Hammocks
Welcome Signs
Windchimes

Photo   Frames

Tableware - Entertaining
Barware - Wine Holders
Coasters
Cocktail - Shot Glasses
Coffee - Tea Cups
Serve ware
Drinking - Glasses
Pitchers
Serving - Trays / Trivets
Table - Linens - Placemats / Napkins
Table - Linens - Tablecloths / Runners
Teapots

Linens
Blankets - Throws
Cushion - Covers

Musical Instruments - Bali / Java
Musical Instruments - Drums
Musical Instruments - Peru
Musical Instruments - West Africa

Toys
Backgammon - Sets
Board Games
Chess Sets
Dolls
Shadow Theater - Puppets

 


Google
Custom Search
Home | Site Map | Pictures | Antarctica Photos | Facts | History | Antarctica Travel | Antarctic Clothing | Video | Books
FIDS / OAE's | Feedback | Schools | Find a trip to Antarctica | Whales | Schools
Dresses | Women's Sandals | Winter Boots | Parkas | Home Decor | Women's Sale Boots | Sale Clothing | Men's Sale Shoes

Copyright 2001 to present  Paul Ward  |  copyright issues  |  privacy policy  |