These animal totems were created by women in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa using glass beads and telephone wire. The proceeds from the sale of these  items help support Thanda, an education project for children in rural South Africa. Click on the pictures to enlarge.

 

 

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Red Beaded Elephant Totem. Approximately 7 inches tall, 6 inches long, and 2 1/2 inches wide.

 

Price $32 (plus tax & shipping).

 

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Green Beaded Frog Totem.

 

Price TBA.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Blue Beaded Hippopotamus Totem. Approximately 3 1/2 inches tall, 4 1/2 inches long, and 2 1/4 inches wide.

 

Price $26 (plus tax & shipping).

 

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Pink Beaded Pig Totem. Approximately 5 1/2 inches tall, 5 inches long, and 3 1/2 inches wide.

 

Price $28 (plus tax & shipping).

 

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Black & White Beaded Rooster Totem. Approximately 5 1/2 inches tall, 5 1/4 inches long, and 2 1/2 inches wide.

 

Price $28 (plus tax & shipping).

 

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Rainbow Beaded Giraffe Totem. 

 

Price TBA.